Wayne Bloom
Wayne Bloom asked:

What I want to know is why did the Thought Police allow Winston and Julia to continue in their pursuit of love for such a long time before they arrested them?

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Sofija T They are cruel, they don't just want to arrest someone who is already living a miserable life under the full control of the 'big brother' and has no hopes and probably wouldn't mind dying that much. But when they met each other they started to have something to live for, they gained a spark of hope thanks to all the things that had happened in that time(especially the book). Read the interrogations carefully, they had to betray each other in order to lose humanity(and they had to be fully aware of this loss). If they haven't had anyone to betray, the thought police couldn't have made them lose their sense of humanity.
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