Human Relationships in Fahrenheit 451

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  • Topic: Fahrenheit 451, Interpersonal relationship, Dystopia
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The human relationships in Fahrenheit 451 are often analyzed and discussed. Relationships with humans are very important and needed for one to have any social interactions. In most relationships it is good to have a strong connection with the person you are in any type of relationship with. The stronger the connection of the two people the stronger the relationship they have. This is important because it is good for one to have strong relationships. I think that it is good to have strong connections in relationships.

A few examples of weak relationships are: Montag and Mildred, and Montag and Beatty's relationships. Montag and Mildred don't have much of a relationship or connection. In turn from this Mildred turned on Montag and called the firefighters. Beatty and Montag seem to have an okay connection in the beginning but in the middle to end when Beatty talks to Montag about the history of firefighters it seems to go down the drain and near the end Montag ends up torching Beatty so that shows a really great relationship. "The important thing for you to remember, Montag, is we're the Happiness Boys... you and I and the others. We stand against the small tide of those who want to make everyone unhappy with conflicting theory and thought. We have our fingers in the dike. Hold steady. Don't let the torrent of melancholy and drear philosophy drown our world." (Bradbury). One can tell that this is when Montag and Beatty still sort of have that connection of being firefighters, even if Montag is a little iffy at this point in time. This is where I believe that their relationship turned for good: "We must all be alike. Not everyone born free and equal, as the Constitution says, but everyone made equal. Each man the image of every other; then all are happy, for there are no mountains to make them cower, to judge themselves against. So! A book is a loaded gun in the house next door. Burn it. Take the shot from the weapon." (Bradbury).

A few examples of great...
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