1984 Chapter II Discussion Questions
1) Describe Mrs. Parsons and how she lives.
2) How do the Parsons’ children behave? Why is Mrs. Parsons nervous around them?
3) What is a child hero?
4) On page 30, Winston reflects that “He was already dead.” Explain what he means by this.
5) Go back to Chapter 1. Who is O’Brien and what is significant about him?