Tag: British naval officer

This collection of articles focuses on the British naval officer who appears at the end of William Golding’s novel “Lord of the Flies”. The officer’s role in the story is brief but significant, as he represents civilization and rescue for the boys stranded on the island. The articles in this collection explore various aspects of the officer’s character, including his appearance, behavior, and symbolism. They also examine how he contrasts with other characters in the novel and what his arrival means for the boys’ fate. Through these articles, readers can gain a deeper understanding of this pivotal character and his role in Golding’s masterpiece.