(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. The mistreating of the pigs eases the process of dehumanization in the boys and eventually makes it harder for them to recognize each other's humanity. (Slide 5) Zeenat: In Chapter Seven, as the beast is being hunted they repeat the ritual with Robert as a substitute for the pig; however, they get consumed by a state of "frenzy" and actually almost kill him, further diminishing their humanity.
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.” Given the thrill of "irresponsible authority" he's experienced on the island, Jack's return to civilization is conflicted.
Down the line in the poem the farmer finds another means on how to kill the woodchucks and feel like this is the only option to get rid of them, however, wants the woodchucks to not feel the pain. The speaker starts to accumulate hatred as his humanity drives away. Kumin is illustrating
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
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. The ship did not see the smoke to rescue the boys from the island because Jack was more worried about hunting a pig instead of maintaining the fire while the others worked on other things for the camp.
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. Montag, the main character, is a fireman and he begins to realize that the way of life that he lives in is severely flawed and starts to retaliate against society and asks help from an old friend named Faber. Beatty, the man that goes up against Montag, is also Montag 's fire captain, later in the story Montag kills Beatty to survive.
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
"I painted my face—I stole up. Now you eat—all of you—" (Lord of the Flies 4.191) 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.
One thing that people would do to survive is kill. 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.
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” Jack said proudly (69). Through the hardships and struggles between the two main characters Ralph and Jack, made them similar but it just as pulled them apart, Ralph and jack both wanted to be leaders to have authority and power, as Ralph used it wisely, Jack misused his authority which caused a rivalry between the two.