How does Jack react to the death of Simon?
In chapter nine, Simon climbs to the top of the mountain and discovers that the beast is simply the lifeless corpse of a dead paratrooper. Simon proceeds to climb down the mountain and attempts to tell the boys the important news as they are frantically dancing on the beach during a violent storm. Tragically, the boys mistake Simon for the beast and brutally murder him. In the next chapter, Ralph, Piggy, and Samneric experience guilt and shame for...
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