Daily Wisdom-isms: C.S. Lewis
The Purpose of War—-I’m not saying. I’m just saying…This passage gave me chills.
That Hideous Strength (Equality and Housework): The age-old argument of the sexes solved!!
That Hideous Strength (Civil Disobedience):I seriously think the modern mega corporation was modeled after the N.I.C.E. Fairy Hardcastle (the Chief of the N.I.C.E. police force) plays an important role in Mark’s acceptance of N.I.C.E. In this excerpt, she and a few other key N.I.C.E. members discuss a riot they are planning and that they want Mark to write an account of. Enjoy!
That Hideous Strength (The Educated Reader): In this excerpt, our hero Mark is becoming a bit disenchanted with his place within the evil organization known as N.I.C.E. Things seem ambiguous…without direction. And as frustrating as this is, Fairy Hardcastle explains that it is exactly how things have to be. Enjoy!
That Hideous Strength (Security and Police Work):In this excerpt, Mark (the main character) discusses security and police work in the new world created by N.I.C.E. with a stern policewoman named Fairy Hardcastle.
That Hideous Strength (Not So N.I.C.E.): In this excerpt, Lord Feverstone is speaking to Mark (a college fellow) trying to recruit him for N.I.C.E.