Lord of the flies is a novel written by William Golding which waspublished in 1954 a prize-winning book. The author tells the story of Britishboys who crashes on a deserted island and how they become savage, killing allthe innocence. They try to form a government for them, make rules to followuntil they get rescued by someone, they take part in different parts to helpeach other, make fire as a signal for rescue, make shelters, search for food, and explore the forest to find the beast to kill it, but their fightskeep going on that they even kill some boys .
They fail to stick together andwork together to get rescued.After a plane crash a boy with fair hair began to take his stepstowards the lagoon. As he was walking towards lagoon a fat boy comes towardshim and starts walking and talking with him. The fat boy said “what is yourname”? Ralph. The fair boy said. The fatboy said I am glad you are not calling me what they used to call me at school.
Ralph asked what was that? “Piggy” said the fat boy. The fair boy made fun ofhim and continues to walk. They found a conch shell, and as Ralph blows it allthe other boys on the island gather together. Then a group of boys marchestowards them with black dress and caps on their heads.
Then they chose Ralph asthe chief of the boys and Ralph makes jack the leader of the hunters. Ralph,Jack, Simon and some other boys go to explore the island and they found thatthere are no grown- ups.After coming back they held a meeting to decide responsibilities forfire, food, and other things. SamnEric took the responsibility of fire, Jackand his choir said we’ll be hunting. All the boys went up to the mountain tolight the fire. Ralph took piggy’s glasses to start the fire. After theystarted the fire piggy angrily said we should make shelter. Simon was the onlyboy who was helping Ralph with making the shelters.
While the boys were withjack away from fire, a ship passes from there without noticing them because thefire was turned off. When the boys came back piggy blames jack for the fire andjack attacks on piggy and breaks his one side of glasses.Afterthis all, all the boys eats the pig and sings “kill the pig! Cut her throat”,and then Ralph calls an assembly again.There jack promises them if there is a beast he and his choir will protectthem. There piggy claims he doesn’t believe in any beast, and Simon says “maybethere is a beast…maybe it’s only us”! Inbetween this all jack fights with Ralph and he gets apart from Ralph’s tribe and takes some boys with him. The other morning SamnEric sees the pilot which the considered as abeast and they ran down to the mountain to tell everyone that the saw thebeast.
Then Ralph, jack, Simon, and other boys went to hunt the beast. Whenthey see the beast they ran down back to the mountain. “! In between this all jack fights with Ralphand he gets apart from Ralph’s tribe and takes some boys with him.Jack goes to hunt a pig and leave the head of pig for beast as a gift,Simon was watching this all and when they went away, simon imagines that thepig’s head is telling him how foolish he and all the other boys are and alsoinsane. Simon faints down and after getting his consciousness, he runs down tothe mountain and the boys in the dark night considers Simon as a beast and allof them attacks Simon and kill him.
Next morning, Ralph cries claiming that they killed Simon, and on theother side of the island jack made his own tribe and decide to attack Ralph,piggy, and others for fire. As there planning at night jack and his choirattacked them and stole piggy’s glasses and because of this attack Ralph andother boys got injured. The next morning Ralph, piggy and other boys decides to go to jack andask for piggy’s glasses back and to stop all this savage things.
Ralph goes upto jack and asks him to stop all this savages, and to start working togetheragain. Then, piggy claims that the conch is in my hands so I have the right tospeak but Ralph shouts and says on this side of the mountain conch is nothing,And then he orders to tie the two twins Sam and Eric. While piggy was speakingRoger throws a big rock on piggy and kills him.
After that Ralph cried and saidyou shouldn’t have done that and runs away from there.After some time Ralph comes back and he finds that now Sam and Eric wasstanding as guards, and then he makes a place there to stay closer to them and becauseSam and Eric were the only two boys who were loyal to Ralph they gave some foodto Ralph to eat. Otherday, when Ralph wakes up he sees there is fire all around the mountain and hetries to go and stop them from doing these all but then they sees him andstarts chasing Ralph to kill him but Ralph somehow reaches down to the lagoonand sees a officer who thought that they were playing there on the island andhe yells at then saying that what are you kids doing here.
Then Ralph tells himall the things that happened to them. Then they got rescued and Ralph told themthat how they killed Piggy and Simon.