How do the pigs forshadow their eventual leadership position?
Consider the opening of the novel. As Old Major speaks, the pigs are all seated in front of the barn. They hang on his every word and ensure that they are completely focused on what he is saying. This helps to foreshadow their own rise to power as they are situated in the very front of the lecture that Old Major delivers, hanging on his every word and seemingly ready to take over where he leaves off. In Chapter 2 , this is seen in a more pronounced manner. It is the pigs who...
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