William Golding's Illustration of Man in the Lord of the Flies

            After the Russian occupation in Afghanistan, there was some order and a .

             As time went on, the country slowly broke .

             apart internally. Many tribes and terrorist organizations began to take .

             control of regions and any sort of true government was lost. The Taliban .

             took control mostly because there was nobody else ruling the country. But, .

             even with their absurd rules and punishments, they were unable to keep .

             control and order in the region. Terrorist cells began to call Afghanistan .

             home in many remote areas of the country, as well as warlords who controlled .

             regions of the country out of fear of many bad things they were capable of .

             doing. Just as the country of Afghanistan became disorganized and completely .

             uncivilized with a lack of proper leadership, all of the boys in Lord of the .

             Flies become uncivilized in some way. The boys, much like the people in .

             Afghanistan, lost their sense of civilization when rules and an .

             authoritative governing body was not in place. In the novel, Lord of the .

             Flies, William Golding illustrates that when man is away from society he .

             becomes uncivilized.

             As the Plot of Lord of The Flies progresses, Golding shows us how humans .

             will become uncivilized when they become separated from organized society .

             through the novel's unfolding plot. The boys start off in a very civilized .

             state, but the events of their stay on the island wears on them, and they .

             gradually become savage. On the boy's first journey into the woods to .

             explore the island, they stumble upon a pig on the way back. Jack is unable .

             to kill this pig due to the gore and his unwillingness to partake in such a .

             violent action. But, he loses his sense of humanity and civilized ways and .

             forgets his old fear and rejection of violence. Jack becomes obsessed with .

             the hunt and the killing of pigs. Later in the novel, Jack takes part in a .

             brutal murder of a mother sow that is nursing her young at the time. He felt .

             no sorrow for the sow, but instead feels the rush of the kill like a savage .

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