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While Hildy may triumph in forcing Walter out his ideological frame of reference—a triumph that might appear as mere gender inversion—her decision to embrace Walter and the newspaper business is, in fact, a decision to embrace paradox and aporia. See, for instance, http: Delighted, Earl happily embraces the role of an unwitting Bolshevik—a brainwashed, proletariat dupe. Walter is not alone in the office. In her unconscious and highly noble efforts to make what the female world calls 'a man' out of Hildy, Peggy has neither the sympathy nor acclaim of the authors. Memory Relationship Story Signpost 2: It is as a newspaper reporter, rather than as wife and mother, that she discovers her true 'womanliness,' which is to say, simply, herself.