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Lenina shook her head. 'Somehow,' she mused, 'I hadn't been feeling very keen on promiscuity lately. There are times when one doesn't. Haven't you found that too, Fanny?' 

Fanny nodded her sympathy and understanding. 'But one's got to make the effort,' she said sententiously, 'one's got to play the game. After all, everyone belongs to everyone else,' Lenina repeated slowly and, sighing, was silent for a moment; then taking Fanny's hand, gave a little squeeze. 'You're quite right, Fanny. As usual. I'll make the effort.'