After he stabs the cyclops in the eye, this leads him to say that nobody hurt him. After this Odysseus makes his escape, and is almost caught as they leave, so Odysseus taunts them, telling them his name and story. This is the end of act one. In act two they tell us of the island of Aeolus which ends up giving them a worthless gift, and then the land of Laestrygones, that destroy all of their ships but one. They then end up at Aeaea, and split up into two groups, one to search the island, and the other to watch the ship.
Roger pushes a boulder where Piggy was standing; subsequently Piggy is killed. Jack’s obsession with hunting and killing lead to the separation of the boys, additionally Jack’s actions influenced other boys to act like him. The boys being stranded on the island with no adult lead to loss of civilization within Ralph and Piggy, and the boys around them. Ralph and Piggy try to maintain law and order, but the innocence with them is lost. Additionally, Jack’s desire for hunting and blood kills Simon.
When they meet God Lowa decided to create another man to place the islands in order. Then God Lowa sent down two more men and they were tasked to tattoo all the creatures in the world. All the animals and humans had to go the Island of Ai-Ling-Lap-Lap. There was one case where a canoe full of animals and humans heading to Ai-Ling-Lap-Lap capsized on the island reef all the animals had to swim to the island but, rat was a bad swimmer and was struggling to swim to the island so octopus came out from the ocean and helped rat. When rat jumped off octopus he told octopus he pooped on his head!
The natives there gave Odysseus and his men an intoxicating fruit of the lotus. After Odysseus and his men eat the fruit, they forget all of their thoughts about home and decide to eat more of the fruit. The only way that Odysseus can get him and his men back home is by dragging his men back to the ship and lock them up, Odysseus decides to go along with it. When Odysseus went back to Ithaca, He made the wise choice to go and see his wife Penelope. Odysseus was so brave to go see his wife because he didn’t know if she was going to recognize him at all or want to be with him for the rest of her life.
Steelkit and his men then run to the forecastle deck and make a barricade. The captain calls them pirates and is given his guns by the steward. Steelkit hops the barricade and says that if the captain were to kill him the rest of the crew would mutiny. The captain then orders them to get back to work and the Lakeman tells him that he and his crew wont row, but they 'll do other work, and they won’t be flogged. The captain then sends them back into the forecastle and says he’ll keep them there until they become sick.
The pirates gave chase to the boys trying to overcome them. Maurice tripped over uneven ground and Jonathan kept running not noticing. Maurice got captured by the pirates and taken prisoner. Jonathan looked behind him to see that he was all alone. The pirates head back to the ship carrying Maurice back to the ship against his will as a prisoner.
Despite the original quest the new quest is more substantial and it is to survive being stranded at sea with dangerous zoo animals. His love and care for animals comes to a sudden halt; He has to fight and survive like an animal. There is one moment in the story where all his developed instincts were challenged. He was met with a school of flying fish that would jump out of the water and into the lifeboat. He had wrapped one fish in a blanket and intended to kill it with a hatchet.
Savagery is a influencing, evil force that challenges the purity of mankind, and is underestimated by its true strength. Golding plays with the concept of human nature in the plot of Lord of the Flies by having a group of boys getting marooned on a deserted island with no adults, forcing them to strategize and work together in order to survive. Chapter 9 especially highlights the major themes that Golding is trying to convey in his book. While Simon uncovers the true identity of the beast, the other boys have a feast, where they eat pig and enact tribal dances. Simon finally arrives only to be mistaken as the Beast, and is murdered in cold sight.
10/13 Chapter 11 In this chapter Ralph called an assembly for Piggy to get his glasses back. Instead of some corroboration, Ralph and Piggy are pelted with stones and the conch is destroyed. When Ralph confronts Jack as a thief, they end up fencing each other and then Jack’s savages tie Piggy and Ralph. When they are fighting, Piggy falls off the side of the cliff he remains there not moving, dead. 10/15 Chapter 12 In this chapter Ralph and the twins scamper off to the shore line with two dead bodies that had died defending Ralph.
One day on the ship, Jim falls into an apple barrel and hears a conversation that Long John and a couple other crewmen were actually pirates, who want to get the treasure and will kill people for it. Later, Jim sneaks out of the ship and ends up on Treasure Island. On the island, Jim sees John kill an innocent crewmate, and he runs into Ben Gunn who was a pirate who got marooned. In the next part Dr. Livesey narrates how they abandoned the ship to fight at the stockade. They get attacked at the stockade and Tom Redruth on their side dies.