1984 by George Orwell

what does the opening sentence suggest about the book?

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The opening sentence tells us that things in 1984 are not as we know them.....

It was a bright cold day in April, and the clocks were striking thirteen.

April isn't known for its cold temperatures..... and the clocks do not strike thirteen..... at least not in our world.