Tag: tears

This collection of articles explores the significance and symbolism of tears in William Golding’s classic novel, “Lord of the Flies.” The articles examine the various instances in which characters shed tears throughout the book and analyze how their tears reflect their emotions, motivations, and relationships with each other. From Piggy’s tearful outburst after his glasses are stolen to Ralph’s weeping at the conclusion of the story, these tears offer insights into the human condition and the complexities of power struggles among individuals. Ultimately, this collection offers a nuanced reflection on one of the most powerful and evocative themes in Golding’s masterpiece.