(Slide 3) Abby: A recurring theme in Lord of the Flies by William Golding is that, People are not rational when controlled with fear of the unknown. (Slide 4) Bella: In Lord of the Flies, one of the effects of the boy's' upcoming into savagery is the pigs. The more pigs killed by the boys, the easier it is for them to cause harm or even kill one another.
He does not want to help out on the island to benefit them, he would rather go hunting trying to kill pigs. Jack declared himself as chief and lead the hunters. When he came across a pig he wanted to kill it but he held back because he had no hunting skills. His ambition to kill a pig built up in him that he did not take orders from anyone anymore and moved on. He created his own tribe just so he could hunt for “meat.”
And also Jack thinks that the rules are really stupid and thinks that everyone should just hunt for pigs and get food to survive and ralph is thinking the same things but believes that everyone should work together and build huts and even try to make some fire for a boat or a plane can see it and help them and get all of kids out of the island and go back home and jack is saying that all of the kids aren´t going to be rescued by anyone and that why jack is thinking that ralph should not be leader and jack wants the kids to vote him for leader and when no one wasn´t listening to him jack says that whoever wants to hunt to come with him and join his tribe. Then when jack says that some of the kids leave ralph group and some of them says sorry for leaving him and there was some of the kids stay with ralph even piggy of course because jack is mean to him and the reasons piggy thinks ralph is a better leader is because ralph made the conch a real important piece such as only the leader had it and when it came to talking out in the group you had to have the conch. And to lead the kids to do something about the island like what can the kids build to survive and to use the conch to make rules to control the kids from creating chaos between each
All throughout the beginning of the novel while the others are trying to prepare camp before nightfall. Merridew is the one character who tends to make it harder for the rest of the characters in the novel. Jack never can agree with the entire group, unless in consists with hunting or being in power, which this says a lot about his personality. In the novel Jack ends up letting the fire out. Infuriating Ralph because he seen a ship off the horizon going a different direction.
Argumentative Essay Isaiah LaTurner Killing people isn’t good, but people fight wars and kill people to sustain a way of life, continue to survive and protect their family. In the book Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, there is a future where people are dragged down by technology and are like mindless sheep shuffling through life. This is sustained by censorship and limiting people 's knowledge, the government burns books and censors what people see on TV or listen to through their seashells, they use firemen to do this and censor everything.
For example, in the novel Lor d Of The Flies by W illiam Golding, the children were stranded on an island and they were faced with many different situations where they had to decide to help themselves or others. Jack and his hunters snuck into where Ralph, Piggy and the others where and started fighting them and attacking them in their sleep so they could get Piggy’s glasses to lit the fire so they could have meat. They caused Piggy to get hurt along with the others and now Piggy can’t see. They are willing to do this to the people they are stranded on this island with rather than
Jack did kill the pig and get the meat. This implies that he is a good leader, but forcing the other boys to eat it should not give him power. It makes him more like a dictator. The other boys are under his influence and go wild after this. Jack is crazy with power on the night Simon in killed.
An example from Lord of the Flies is when Jack and the hunters kill the pig for food and in the Hunger Games, in which Katniss Everdeen must kill other tributes to survive. Another thing people will do to stay alive is steal. A real life example is when some people will steal food from grocery stores to survive. They reach a point where they are so desperate that they must steal to survive.
He uses his authority in a negative to not help for the betterment of they boys. SInce Jack grew stronger throughout the book he only cares about hunting “We’ll make sure we’ll go hunting” (37). The thought of hunting overruled Ralphs idea of staying alive and getting rescued. “Look we’ve killed a pig- we stole up on them- we got in a circle-” (69). Ralph spoke “You let the fire go out” “I cut the pig’s throat”
The following stories: Lord of the Flies, “The Most Dangerous Game,” “The Raven,” and “The Lottery” all show how flawed Human Nature is because no family loyalties, only self preservation, and blind acceptance to tradition. No family loyalties is one of my reasons because when the Hutchinson family had to draw for the lottery, they all in a way said you’re on your own. Only self preservation because it’s a human law in a way, you want to keep yourself safe.
“He suggests they build a fire on the mountaintop to alert rescuers” (Golding 38 ).The fire helped them survive and be rescued. William Golding uses rich symbolism in Lord of the Flies, at various levels of the fire. A group of schoolboys in England become stranded on an island without any adult supervision, and soon there becomes a battle between civilization and savagery, and the fire becomes a major part. When they land onto the island, the fire is built mainly to be rescued, but it is used in an abundant of ways.