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Difficulties In Lord Of The Flies

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Unintentional mistakes made by the boys include of giving Jack too much power, disrespecting Piggy and misunderstanding the beast. Moreover, Ralph gives Jack jurisdiction over the choir, but as chief, he should have kept control over every aspect of the group to ensure no one slips away. When Ralph suggests, “they can be – what do you want them to be?”(19), he shows flaws in his leadership due to a hasty decision which Ralph will regret much later. Clearly, allowing Jack to pick their job as, “Jack is in charge of the choir” (19), Ralph loses control of the choir as they will listen and report to Jack as he is their leader and they will be doing whatever Jack wishes. Furthermore, the contemptuous treatment and behaviour towards Piggy is a major
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