How Does Golding Present The Evil In Lord Of The Flies

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In the novel the Lord of the Flies written by William Golding, explains a man's ability for evil is clearly portrayed in his inhuman nature. The evil within a man is the most significant theme of this novel. To execute this theme, Lord of the Flies describes the lives of a group of five to fifteen year old school boys who have been stranded on an island. As these boys struggle to survive, they are faced with life and trying shelter themselves, as well as trying to be saved. Along the way, they begin to hold a civilized order as well as their own sanity, however it becomes clear that most of the boys are able to be evil due to their circumstances. He uses literary devices to develop the novel's theme by using diction, symbolism and characterization in this novel, where he is able to portray the theme that evil is a natural characterization of mankind.
It can be argued that Golding's use of characterization confirms
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The next quote shows the pig head of the Lord of the Flies, who tortures Simon with telling him the beast was inside of the all, not just a physical creature on the island. The Lord of the Flies questions him saying, "You knew, didn't you? I'm part of you? Close, close, close! I'm the reason why it's no go? Why things are what they are?". This quote depicts that the beast inside with Simon as well as with all of the boys on the island. When the Lord of the Flies is speaking to Simon, he starts hallucinating and hearing the voices of the boys in his mind. In this case Simon has with beast inside him and he is so convinced about it too: "Simon. found he was looking into a vast mouth. There was blackness within, a blackness that spread". Yet Simon never shows his true evil characteristics bu he does not want to deny them because deep down he knows they are correct: "Simon was inside the mouth. He fell down and lost