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What do the boys play with Robert in the center of the circle?

Jack holds up his bloodied arm, which he claims the boar grazed with its tusks. Excited, they reenact the chase among themselves with a boy named Robert playing the boar. They dance, chant, and jab Robert with their spears, eventually losing sight of the fact that they are only playing a game.

When Ralph strikes the boar on the snout with his spear How does he feel afterwards he immediately jabs at Robert with his spear What does he feel then is there any connection between the two events explain?

Golding characterizes Ralph’s immediate reaction as beign “full of fright and apprehension and pride” (113). Ralph is proud to have hit the boar, probably feeling that his success validates him in the eyes of the hunters, who so openly admire Jack for his hunting prowess.

Why does Robert insist they need a real pig?

Why does Robert insist they need a real pig rather than someone to pretend to be a pig? Robert says, “you want a real pig because you’ve got to kill him.” What does Ralph sense about Jack after Ralph asks him about the pig run? Ralph senses that Jack hates him especially when he takes the lead away from Jack.

Why do the boys gather in a circle around Robert?

I think the author is trying to show that the boys have gone wild and need food and Robert is there target. This is significant because it shows how wild people can get when they are stranded out on an island with little food, water, and shelter with lots of people.

What happens to Robert What does this foreshadow?

Robert says it should only be done with a real pig “because you’ve got to kill him.” The whole scene is an eerie foreshadowing of what happens to Simon two chapters later—resulting in his death. In chapter 10, Robert is acting as sentry at the new Castle Rock camp.

What page did they kill Simon?

The Beast. Simon’s death in Chapter 9 cannot be fully analyzed without some knowledge of his journey in Chapter 8. Jack and the hunters spike a pig’s head on a stick as an offering to ‘the beast. ‘ Simon is alone with the pig’s head, nicknamed the ‘Lord of the Flies,’ and converses with it.

Who Killed Simon one of us is lying?

He was known for his gossip app, About That. He died in chapter two, due to peanut oil in his water (he had nut allergies).

Why did Jack not kill the pig?

Why is Jack unable to kill the pig at the end of Chapter One? Jack could not bear with himself killing the pig. He was afraid of all the blood that would appear when stabbing the pig.

Why can’t Jack get the pig on his spear?

Jack goes on to say that he should fashion barbs at the end of his spear since the spear continually falls out after it hits the pig. Essentially, Jack cannot get his spear to remain in the pig, because it is too sleek, and there is nothing to grab hold of the pig’s flesh.

What question does the Littlun with the birthmark ask?

What question does the littlun with the birthmark raise? He asks if there is a beastie on the island. Up until now, the boys have considered this a good island.

Who is the Littlun with the birthmark?

One of the “littluns”—the boy with the mulberry-colored birthmark—is the first boy to die. The fact that “that other boy whose mulberry-marked face had not been seen since the evening of the great fire” indicates that he died when the initial signal fire raged out of control.

What happens to the Littlun with the birthmark?

The littlun with the birthmark probably died in the fire. The smallest boys on the island are referred to as little ones, shortened to littluns. The boys try to maintain a signal fire, but they did not intend to burn down the island. It seems that the mulberry-faced boy might have died in the fire.

Was the missing boy ever found Lord of the Flies?

The little boy with the birthmark goes missing after running away with the other children. He never reappears and is assumed to have died in the fire. He was down there–” A tree exploded in the fire like a bomb.

Where does the beast go during the day according to one Littlun?


Question Answer
Who sees the dead parachutist first? Samneric
Where does the beast go during the day, according to one littlun? Into the ocean
Which character speaks to the Lord of the Flies? Simon
What lures the navy ship to the island? The fire in the jungle

How do the boys react to the boy going missing?

the boys are frightened and shocked by it, the little ones claiming to see snakes. after the fact, they dont speak of snakes and just act like the incident never happened.