scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 720
John the savage and Mustapha Mond the world controller both have their separate ideas of what happiness is Mustapha defends the new society pointing out the advantages that the savage world does not have and what he perceives as the people being happy But I dont want comfort I want God I want poetry I want real danger I want freedom and I want goodness I want sin In fact said Mustapha Mond youre claiming the right to be unhappy All right then said the Savage defiantly Im claiming the right to be unhappy Not to mention the right to grow old and ugly and impotent The right to have syphilis and cancer the right to have too little to eat the right to be lousy the right to live in constant apprehension of what may happen tomorrow the right to catch typhoid the right to be tortured by unspeakable pains of every kind There was a long silence I claim them all said the Savage at last 1 John doesnt see death or life to be something that should not be enjoyed He takes life everyday as it comes where in the utopia it is all pre-decided for you and there are no worries He wants the inconveniences that come with everyday life outside utopia the freedom of being able to read Shakespeare and other literary works that have not been locked up and hidden from the view of everyone In johns eyes the problem with the people in the brave new world is that they lack the freedom of making their own choices that would in turn make them happy Mustapha sees the Savage as an amusing diversion a masochist who really does not understand the situation The World Controller lives by the credo Community Identity Stability All the things claimed by John are unnecessary diversions or even harmful to individuals What use are emotions things that just breed unhappiness Mustapha
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA