Lord of the Flies

What is the significance of Percival's incantation" Percival Wemys Madison. The Vicarage, Harcourt St. Anthony, Hants, telephone, telephone, tele---"

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Percival is clinging to the comfort of his home identity. He repeats what his parents have taught to him in case he is lost. The irony here isn't lost on anyone! Slowly little Percival will forget his old address all together.