Hidden In Lord Of The Flies, By William Golding

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How are you able to identify of what is hidden? The novel entitled Lord of the Flies by William Golding describes a meaningful tale about a group of young English boys desperate to survive alone in an island. Golding introduces a different way of order and civilization by using hidden contents like the conch, Piggy’s glasses, and the scar. The conch was discovered in the first chapter of the novel by Piggy and Ralph. “Let him be the chief with the trumpet thing” (Unknown page 22). Ralph was elected chief because the sound of the conch resounded throughout the island to gather survivors. This shows that the conch represents authority and power. Ralph would blow the to council a meeting and be able to silence everyone by holding it up. There
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