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Describe The Relationship Between Simon And Jesus

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While Simon is sitting in his hidden spot, he comes face to face with evil itself and realizes that he was right all along. Simon decided to visit his isolated place once again. When he got there, he noticed that the air was hotter than usual and he was very thirsty, but something compelled Simon to stay: “That other time the air had seemed to vibrate with heat; but now it threatened… Presently he was thirsty, and then very thirsty. He continued to sit” (Golding 146). This relates to how Jesus sat in the Garden of Gethsemane with his disciples. He knew his fate, but instead of running, he stayed even though he knew he was going to be taken and sentenced to death. While Simon waits, a few of the other boys hunt and kill a pig and plant it’s
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