The Fire In Lord Of The Flies

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One of the symbols in the use heavily in the book Lord of the Flies is the fire. Mr.Golding the author used this symbol heavily throughout the book. The fire gives the book more depth and understanding. The represents many things. Golding made the fire represent multiple things like the civilisation and the boys relationship. In the beginning, of the book when the fire represents the boys working together like they would at home and help out. Also, its shows that their relationship together is strong because they are all agreeing about making this fire. So when Ralph declared “we can help them find us… so we must make smoke at the top of the mountain. We must make a fire”.(pg.38) In that quote it shows that they are using the skills they were

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