Who’s the “they” here? Nazis? The government who made her marry a Storm Trooper? Did she have a problem betraying someone she married in a PAGAN RITE? I think it’s just an excuse to write a story with lots of whipping.
In the future, the clone of Talullah Bankhead either points out the planet earth or the woman who came to the observation room wearing practically nothing. Or she’s pointing to both. It doesn’t have to be either-or, you know. This is THE FUTURE.