“it is too full ‘o the milk of human kindness” In this quote, Shakespeare uses metaphor to portray the human emotion of kindness to be a kind of liquid and Lady Macbeth proclaims that Macbeth is “too full” of it; like it’s a cup of milk that can fulled and emptied at will. It shows […]
Ego is a big killer, sometimes being full of yourself will get you places but it will always lead to your demise.
Percy Shelley’s “Ozymandias” I met a traveller from an antique land Who said: Two vast and trunkless legs of stone Stand in the desert… near them, on the sand, Half sunk, a shattered visage lies, whose frown, And wrinkled lip, and sneer of cold command, Tell that its sculptor well those passions read Which yet […]
Religion should be outlawed Imagine a world where you could be sentenced to death based on your different sexuality because it goes against someone’s so-called god or being denied an education as a women because someone’s book says that you are lesser than a man or having to lose your life because you said something […]
In today’s society, the lines between male and female are getting blurred and as a species on top of the food chain, we are becoming too sensitive due to our fiery desire for gender equality. Would you want equality over strength?
“The thing is fear can’t hurt you any more than a dream” “maybe there is a beast…maybe it’s only us” Chapter 5 Simon unsure about it, say there might actually indeed be a beast where Piggy adds “maybe it’s only us”. Piggy could of meant that
Conch How is it described/introduced into the text? It is described How is it used? Used as a device to control conversation; whoever has possession over it gets to talk Find quotes where it is mentioned? What idea does it convey?
Ralph Appearance: Fair hair, Male, Young, Taller than Piggy, Past childhood, Boxer’s body, Represents democracy, reason and order Language: Origins: Relationships: with Piggy: (intellect and reason): Co-operation relationship with Jack: competition/rival (evil) Jack Appearance: Floating coat, tall, thin, bony, redhead, wears a black hat, Represents evil, selfishness and the pursuit of power Language: Origins: Relationships: Piggy […]
In the book ‘Lord of the Flies’ by William Golding, a book about a group of school children stranded on a tropical island after their plane crashed and is set during a time of war. Lord of the Flies has a lot of underlying themes like the struggle of power, savagery and the civilisation of […]