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the creature was a party of boys, marching...

youre no good on a job like this


we've got to have rules and obey them. after all, we're not savages. we're english, and the english are best at everything

simon found for the the fruit thy cold not reach... passed them back down to the endless, outstretched hands


here, invisible yet strong, was the taboo of the old life

he began to dance and his laughter became a bloodthirsty snarling


daddy said they havent found all the animals in the sea yet

maybe there is a beast... maybe its only us


the world, that lawful and understandable world, was slipping away

you'll get back to where to came from


kill the pig! cut his throat! bash him in

kill the pig! cut her throat! spill her blood!


the desire to squeeze and hurt was over-mastering

he says things like piggy. he isnt a proper chief


piggy was... so full of pride i =n his contribution to the good of society, that he helped to fetch wood

this head is for the beast. its a gift


you knew, didnt you? im a part of you? close, close, close! im the reason why its no go? why things are what they are?

there were no words and no movement but the tearing of teeth and claws


the conch exploded into a thousand white fragments and ceased to exist

what was the sensible thing to do? there was no piggy to talk sense


ralph wept for the end of innocence, the darkness of mans heart, and the fall through the air of a true wise friend called piggy

whats the grown ups going to think


"tall, thin and bony: his hair was red beneath the black cap"

"his face was crumpled and freckled and ugly without silliness"