Lord Of The Flies Chapter 1 Summary

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Two men walk into a bar... Sounds like the opening to a bad joke. Well in a way it is; a joke .The two men sit in opposite booths at the bar. They order the same drink and begin to write; one with a notepad and one on a computer. Though they never look at each other, you can feel this sort of vibe in room. Drink one turns into drink four as the night starts coming to the end. The two men are still busy at work writing in their own way. As the younger man gets up to leave, he stops, looks down at the man writing on the computer in front of him. "DO I know you?" The young man asks. "Good sir, you have probably seen me in this bar just about every night." The older gentleman explains. "This is the first time I have been in this bar. I do …show more content…

I spent all night trying to figure out how I knew you and then it hit me. You're Ralph Maccuso. Famous author who died in that plane crash in 2007." Ralph looks down at his computer as the words flow on the page in a way that would make Shakespeare happy. Finally realizing that his cover has been blown by a man in skinny jeans, he waves to the bartender for two more beers. He looks Richard right in the eyes and says, " You cannot tell anyone I am here or even alive." Richards face goes pale white then he says " Why did you do it? How did you do it?" Then he says, " Your family, they were so sad. They buried an empty casket. The police never found your body." "Well here's my body; alive and kickin." "Why did you do it?" "Do you really want to know?" "Yes, sir I do." * flashback to seven years ago* It started after Ralph landed is first movie deal. Shortly after followed book signings, promotional events, and changes made to his book to make a "great movie". The fame was coming full force and Ralph wasn’t prepared. With his daughter just turning 2 and his wife working full time, Ralph had no idea how to balance the fame and work that it took to be famous. He sat for hours discussing to possibly ways to spend more time with his family and less time on the road but his publicist wouldn’t allow it; saying things like... "This is your future" and "It’s a way to provide for your beautiful wife and adorable little girl". Annoyed by the famed that Jared

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