What threat does the Lord of the Flies make to Simon?

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luannw | High School Teacher | (Level 2) Senior Educator

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In simplest terms, the Lord of the Flies threatens Simon with the charge that he, Simon, will be seduced by the evil and savagery within himself just like all the other boys on the island.  Furthermore, the LotF tells Simon that there is nothing Simon can do stop the snowball effect of savagery.

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