Wednesday, April 27th, 2k17
Symbols are physical things that represent abstract ideas. The following are some of the symbols from the novel The Lord of the Flies.
~Meat symbolizes the temptation the boys face on the island.
~The conch symbolizes law and order of there meetings.
~The island symbolizes the isolation of not being with adults or other people.
~Smoke symbolizes a rescue, how the people would be able to spot them.
~There painted faces symbolize anonymity because when they paint there faces there doing something they usually wouldn't if they were at home.
~Simon symbolizes goodness by giving his food to piggy and being selfless.
~Piggy symbolizes civilization by trying to keep the boys in check.
~The platform symbolizes democracy because that's where there meetings are held.
~Piggy's glasses symbolize survival by them breaking when jack hit his head.