Man's True Colors In Lord Of The Flies

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Golding wanted to point out the elemental evil within all humankind. He desired for people to grasp that man was not truly good and without civilization, man would and will turn on one another. If you were to take all authority out of any given area, man’s true colors would be shown. At first, man would be held back by their civilized mindsets and characteristics but eventually brutality would take over. Lord of the Flies is just one story line as to how this could play out.
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