Chapter 6

by Carver Harrison last modified 2018-05-11T10:53:27-07:00

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\topic{Conflict}%
{``Don't you all want to be rescued?`` (79) = No one is doing the things they need to to be rescued.}
\topic{Leadership}%
{``But they could never manage to do things sensibly if that
meant acting independently, and since staying awake all night was impossible, they had both
gone to sleep.`` (73) = Boys can't keep a fire going to save their lives.}%
{``I'm chief. We've got to make certain. Can't you see the mountain? There's no signal
showing. There may be a ship out there. Are you all off your rockers?`` = They need fire to be rescued but have issues with keep it alive.}
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