The Mind Of Society Revealed in Lord of the Flies by William Golding

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People’s regrets taking a toll on then. The school boys is in Lord of the Flies by William Golding, a novel set on a tropical island, school boys regret what they do. In this story there are a group of schoolboys that get into a plane crash and are left without adults. As adolescents they decide who gets the power to be leader. Ralph is picked because of his appearance. Throughout the book, Jack abuses his power which leads to the death of Simon and Piggy, which at the end regret all they done. In Lord of the Flies Golding demonstrates that people react to bad stimulus without realizing it, which results in an emotional breakdown. In Lord of the Flies Ralph has an emotional breakdown when he realizes that Jack is going crazy. When Ralph was alone he thought to himself thinking, “But then the fatal unreasoning knowledge came to him again. The breaking of the conch and the deaths of Piggy and Simon lay over the island like a vapor...then there was that indefinable connection between himself and Jack, who therefore would never let him alone;never”(184). Ralph now realizes that Jack is going crazy because of all the deaths that took place on the island he seems alone and discomfort. According to the wave document one of the candidate’s said, “ I think the wave met their need for answers in a fearful situation and it became intrigued by it my self. I discovered I liked the order and the control ” (Sheila Johnston). This explains that the students in the Wave document were
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