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Symbolism I dont care what you call me so long asits not what they used to call me in schoolThey used to call me Piggy Chapter 1 pg 11 Piggy wasso full of pride in his contribution to the good of society that he helped to fetch wood Piggy is described as a fat and short adolescent boy with glasses The name Piggy connects him to the pigs that the boys want to kill It seems like a metaphor or simile that the authors used to show the boys are killing a part of piggy Ralph and piggy together represent the struggle for order and democracy Piggy tries to stay clean while the other boys grow their hair out and stay dirty meaning he is not vulnerable to being a savage Piggy represents democracy and common courtesy Piggy tries to show everyone how to live life the way they did in England characterization I ought to be chief because Im chorister and head boy I can sing C sharp The hunters thoughts were crowded with memoriesof the knowledge that they had outwitted a living thing imposed their will upon it taken away its life like a long satisfying drink Chapter 4 pp 63-4 Jack is the leader of the anarchy on the island Jack is the leader of the savage tribe which hunts the pigs Jack represents the id of ones personality he believes that ones desires are most important and should be followed regardless of reason or morals He is strong evil and proud of the crimes committed by the boys on the island He cares only for his own power and not for the common courtesy This shows loss of innocence in the novel This signifies characterization in this novel lord of the flies imagery There isnt anyone to help you Only me And Im the Beast Fancy thinking the Beast was something you could hunt and kill
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