The Power: A Novel - Pages 121 -187 Summary & Analysis

Naomi Alderman
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Police bear the convent grow wary of the increasing power of the girls living in the convent. About one dozen armed police officers arrive at the convent to try to take control of the convent. Allie and Roxy repel the police with their powers. Police officers across the state begin to become more aggressive against women in general. They severely beat a young woman and take her to a police precinct. Allie and the convent girls go to the precinct to demand that the young woman be sent to the hospital. The police, aware of how powerful Allie and the convent girls are, obey Allie’s orders. Roxy decides to go back to England, and Allie tells her to be wary of all men. The narrative is briefly interrupted by some short media artifacts from World War Two that demonstrate the primacy of...

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