Chapter 4

by Carver Harrison last modified 2018-05-11T10:52:25-07:00

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\Huge\sffamily Lord of the Flies Chapter 4
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\vspace{-3em}
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\topic{Masks}%
{``He capered toward Bill, and
the mask was a thing on its own`` (48)}%
{``"Come on! I'll creep up and stab--"
The mask compelled them.`` (48)}
\topic{Human Nature}%
{``"I was chief, and you were going to do what I said. You talk. But you can't even build
huts--then you go off hunting and let out the fire--"`` (54) = Selfish Actions}%
{``"Kill the pig. Cut her throat. Bash her in."`` (57) = Savage behaviour}%
{``Ralph made a step forward and Jack smacked Piggy's head. Piggy's glasses flew off and
tinkled on the rocks.`` (54) = Jack is being mean to piggy}%
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