[tags: Lord of the Flies, William Golding] - Analysis of William Golding's Lord of the Flies "Civilization is the progress toward a society of privacy.
The savage's whole existence is public, ruled by the laws of his tribe.
Most of the characters do not even know each other before the crash happens.
As the novel progresses, the characters begin to show their different personalities....
Civilization is the process of setting man free from men." (Ayn Rand) This quote explains this story, Lord of the Flies, in many ways.
This book is about a plane full of boys escaping from the war happening in there society but unfortunately got shot and crashed down on an island.
As Simon wanders back to a beautiful meadow that he had traveled to before, he finds that it has changed.
Instead of the peaceful meadow that Simon had discovered previously, the bloody head of a sow impaled by Jack and his follows taints the meadow....
In the novel, the boys fear a wild beast that has the potential to kill them off.
However, Simon, a quiet boy, finds that the beast is not an animal that everyone should fear, but is a part of each boy himself.