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In Chapter 3, of Lord of the Flies, Why did Simon retreat to the forest?

 

Chanel
Feb 14, 2012 9:56 PM

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In Chapter 3, of Lord of the Flies, Why did Simon retreat to the forest?
 

Aslan
Feb 14, 2012 10:00 PM

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Simon does not share the same fears as the other boys. Rather than fear the forest, Simon embraces the solitude it has to offer. He welcomes the darkness free of the constant stresses of the boys. Simon likes to commune with nature rather than impose his will on it.
 

Aslan
Feb 14, 2012 10:00 PM

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Simon does not share the same fears as the other boys. Rather than fear the forest, Simon embraces the solitude it has to offer. He welcomes the darkness free of the constant stresses of the boys. Simon likes to commune with nature rather than impose his will on it.
 

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