How Is Piggy Civilized

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The most civilized character in the Lord of the Flies is Piggy. Piggy is really fat, has asthma, and is very smart. He takes care of the little kids and makes sure that everyone has shelter. Throughout the book he is always concerned with the fire because he knows it will be the only way they can be rescued (p 139). He also tries to make sure everyone gets rescued and wanted everyone to stay alive as long as possible. In the end Ralph starts to act like Piggy. Ralph is strong and kind of a bully to Piggy at the beginning. He was the other civilized character. At the beginning, Ralph uses a conch shell to call a meeting of all the boys (p 17). He organizes what will be done after he is voted to be the chief (p 23). Ralph makes sure that everyone

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