Lord of the Flies

Consider the quote: "All power is a trust." - Benjamin Disraeli. Did the boys put there trust in the right person?Why or why not?

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I think they did put their trust in the right person. The problem is that, as far as Golding is concerned, human nature is defective and will gravitate towards illogic, fear, and evil when there are no forces to keep it in check.