"We can use this to call the others. Have a meeting. Theyll come when they hear
"This is our island. Its a good island. Until the grown-ups come to fetch us
well have fun."
3) Ralph: "Theres another
thing. We can help them to find us. If a ship comes near the island they may not notice
us. So we must make smoke on top of the mountain. We must make a fire."
4) Piggy: "How can you expect to be
rescued if you dont put first things first and act proper?"
5) Golding: "There was the brilliant
world of hunting, tactics, fierce exhilaration, skill, and there was the world of longing
and baffled common-sense."
6) Golding: "However Simon thought of
the beast, there rose before his inward sight the picture of a human at once heroic and
7) Golding: "Then Jack found the
throat and the hot blood spouted over his hands. The sow collapsed under them and they
were heavy and fulfilled upon her. The butterflies still danced, preoccupied in the center
of the clearing."
8) The Lord of the Flies: "Fancy
thinking the Beast was something you could hunt and kill! You knew, didnt you?
Im part of you? Close, close, close! Im the reason why its no go? Why
things are what they are?"
9) Golding: "A stick sharpened at
10) Ralph, thinking to himself: "What
was the sensible thing to do? There was no Piggy to talk sense. There was no solemn
assembly for debate nor dignity of the conch."