In Chapter 7 of, “Lord of the Flies,” the boys recreate the scene of hunting down the boar, which is transforming them into kids that are willing to face fears. This behavior between all the boys is ritualistic and extremely important. The recreation of hunting down the boar with Ralph trying fighting to get a handful of the flesh and Jack trying to finish off the pig, really describes an act of ritualistic behavior between the boys. During this recreation, Robert acts as the pig and all of the other boys swing at Robert with twigs. This reenactment gets out of hand quickly.
Once he overcame his fear of killing his humanity, he was able to not only kill pigs, but also kill people, and be okay with it. When the group was up on the mountain looking for the pig they came up with a game, one of the boys plays the pig and the group chants and tries to kill the pig. Ralph was there when they first came up with the game, Ralph who is supposed to represent the “good” even lost himself. People seem to think that since they are with a group and everyone else is doing it that it is okay. The only people who honestly thought for themselves in this group are Piggy, Ralph, Simon, and Jack.
The eldest, Darrel, his friends and brothers call him Darry, is twenty years old and serves as the father figure after their parents died eight months earlier. Darry gave up going to college and playing football to work and support both of his brothers. Sodapop is the middle child and is sixteen years old. He dropped out of High School to work at the DX (the gas station) and is the happy-go-lucky brother, while Darry is the serious one. The official summary that graces the back of many copies of “The Outsiders” says, “A heroic story of friendship and belonging.
Pap influenced Huck to run away from his home because of a specific incident that happened in a shack. Huck tried to run away and Pap was very drunk and tried to kill Huck because he was attempting to sneak out. That’s a very big moment in the book because then Huck runs away and meets Jim and move on todo many things. Pap had a huge role in having Huck run away and going to a better place. Pap Finn is an interesting character in the book The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn for the short amount of time he's in the book he influenced many things about Huck and how Huck reacts and runs away from Pap to live on his own.
From when they first met, Jim trusted Huck with his life. Being the runaway slave that he was, Jim had to trust that Huck wouldn’t turn him in. There were many times in the book where Huck could’ve turned Jim in but decided not to. This creates a deeper understanding of the story as it shows just how loyal Huck really was. It also gives us an understanding of why he is also very loyal to his good friend Tom.
Richard Trenton Chase was a male American serial killer, born on May 23, 1950. He was born in Santa Clara, California. During his adolescence he showed various signs of being a psychopath, and he had troubling years in his social life as well as in his household. He grew up with both parents, but his household was very abusive, he was often in the middle of discussions between his parents. In high school he attempted to be in a relationship but he was sexually impotent, as a result he distanced himself and became an outsider.
Piggy is also a character that is civilized with his intellect and ideas on how to be saved, he represents more of gentle civilization. The antagonist of Lord of the Flies, Jack represents savagery. Jack was the first of all the boys to go against civilization. Jack likes to kill pigs and enjoyed hunting theme a little too much. So much that he became a little crazy.
The way Troy 's father treated him would cause Troy to run away at a young age and would be forced to steal and rob. This caused
“I first saw kittens drown, Dan Taggart pitched them and drowned them, 'The scraggy wee shits '. The efficient and ruthlessness way of killing animals show the ruthlessness of the farmers“ (lines 2-3). Later on after he kills the cats he states that 'Sure, isn 't it better for them now? (line 7), this shows us that even though he violently killed the kittens it shows that he has reasoning behind the purges, which is to not let them suffer. Moreover Heaney states that he also went on to kill and snap the back of old hens and vermin’s, which go on to show that these are his chores, and were he not to “purge”, or cull these pests on the farm, they would be infested and diseased and would disable it from running at full levels of efficiency.
Huckleberry time after time shows how loyal he is to Jim. Jim in considered to him his best friend and always goes back to Jim. Society around Huckleberry has shown his slavery, discrimination, and even the abuse of slaves. Huckleberry Finn has left this society and became part of the society where he wants a best friend who is a free slave and does not discriminate. When Huckleberry was younger, or even before the adventure, Huckleberry only saw two kinds of people and based on the person they could be considered friends.