How Does Roger Show The Evil In Lord Of The Flies

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In the story of The Lord of the Flies Roger shows man is a sign/symbol to show man carries a plague that feeds on our good will to make us cruel and evil in a sense. For example, as the story progresses Roger shows his harsher side “Roger gathered a handful of stones and began to throw them. Yet there was a space round henry”(Golding 62). Within this text I see the story showing the evil within Roger slowly growing darker within the moment, but barely in control only showing a sample of the darkness within growing as the story goes. Perhaps the reason he did not throw the rocks at henry was because his will to remain an innocent was battling the darkness. As the story ends so does Roger’s humanity as seen at the end of the story “Roger found
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