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What would life be like without a mother or a father What would life be like without any adult supervision How would a person act if they did not have society to tell them what is right and wrong Author William Golding believes that a person that wasnt brought up by society would only act using their basic human nature It is also a part of his believes that this nature is evil In his novel Lord of the Flies Golding proves his ideas on the evil at the base of the human nature through the lives of Piggy Ralph Roger and Jack whom are all young boys trapped on a deserted island in the Pacific Piggy was a nonathletic fat child with glasses and asthma He was the child who was least effected by the evil inside of himself Piggy was also the most intelligent child on the island and this intelligence is what kept him from giving in to his evil This intelligence was also thought by Jack to be a threat Piggy lived in fear of Jack because he knew what type of person he was and that he could not be trusted On page 93 Piggy expresses his fears by telling Ralph Im scared of him and that is why I know him If your scared of someone you hate him but you cant stop thinking about him In this it is obvious that Piggy is scared of Jack so much so that he thinks about him constantly and now he has him figured out This is why Piggy is unaffected by his evil He sees what is happening to everyone else through Jack The other person who wasnt overcome by their evil is Ralph Ralph was an older child and he was an athletic born leader He was the leader of the tribe until the children began doing what Jack said Although he never completely surcame to it Ralph was
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