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English writer (ps. of Eric Blair) 1903-1950+1
He was an embittered atheist (the sort of atheist who does not so much disbelieve in God as personally dislike Him).
A surgeon is surrounded by people who are sick, discouraged, afraid, embittered, dying - but also courageous, loving, wise, compassionate and alive.
Russian playwright and short story writer 1860-19040
No matter how corrupt and unjust a convict may be, he loves fairness more than anything else. If the people placed over him are unfair, from year to year he lapses into an embittered state characterized by an extreme lack of faith.