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Flashcards in INNOCENCE Deck (10)
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1

Ralph crying at the end.

"Ralph wept for the end of innocence, the darkness of man's heart..."

2

Ralph + Jack don't know how to light a fire.

"The shameful knowledge grew in them and they did not know how to begin confession...."Will you light the fire?"

3

Jack and Ralph's initial friendship.

"Jack and Ralph smiled at each other with shy liking."

4

Ralph's joy at the beginning of the novel at being on the island without grownups.

"Then the delight of a realized ambition overcame him....Here was a coral island."

5

Ralph's shout and insult to Jack.

"You're a beast and a swine and a bloody, bloody thief!"

6

Jack running off from Ralph's group - his parting line.

"I'm not going to play any longer. Not with you."

7

The description of the boys at the end.

"The boys, their bodies streaked with clay, sharp sticks in their hands."

8

The officer about the boy's time on the island.

"Jolly good show. Like Coral Island."

9

Ralph's denial about not being rescued.

"When he leaves he'll come and rescue us."
"Because, " thought Ralph, "Because, because."

10

Ralph remembering his previous childlike excitement about the island.

"...remembering that first enthusiastic exploration as though it were part of a brighter childhood, he smiled jeeringly."