Fred: It was unfair of me to burden you with so much responsibility. Now, we must make amends.
Serena Joy: Amends?
Fred: [flipping through the Bible, maybe] Wives. Submit yourselves to your own husbands as unto the Lord. Ye husbands dwell with them according to knowledge [drags chair] given honor onto the life as onto the weaker vessel. But if we confess our sins...
Serena Joy: Fred, please...
Fred: ...[unbuckles his belt] he is faithful and just to forgive us.

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The Handmaid's Tale Season 2 Episode 8: "Women's Work"
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June: Do you miss working?
Serena: It's a small sacrifice to be welcomed back into God's grace. [pause] I do truly detest knitting. To be frank.

We do our work in the evening. She writes; I read. This is the new normal, and an offense to God. In another life, maybe we could have been colleagues, but in this one, we're heretics. I was already on the naughty list -- an adulteress, a fallen woman as Aunt Lydia used to say. But this is new territory for Serena, I think. How does she feel about falling? She seems pretty fucking happy.