Flashcards in Important Quotes Deck (12):
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