What are some quotes about Piggy's specs with page numbers in Lord of the Flies?

Some quotes in Lord of the Flies about Piggy's specs are "[Piggy] took off his glasses and held them out to Ralph, blinking and smiling," "We used his specs.... He helped that way," and "From [Jack's] left hand dangled Piggy's broken glasses."

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Piggy is depicted as an extremely intelligent, overweight boy who is myopic and must wear glasses to see clearly. Piggy's glasses are significant throughout the novel and symbolically represent scientific thought and ingenuity. Piggy is proud of his glasses and they are an essential aspect of his character. In the opening chapter of the novel, Golding writes:

He [Piggy] took off his glasses and held them out to Ralph, blinking and smiling, and then started to wipe them against his grubby wind-breaker. An expression of pain and inward concentration altered the pale contours of his face. He smeared the sweat from his cheeks and quickly adjusted the spectacles on his nose (9)

In chapter 2, Ralph suggests that the boys build a signal fire on the top of the mountain to attract attention from passing ships. The boys proceed to climb the mountain and Jack suggests that they use Piggy's glasses to focus the sunlight onto dry wood. After Jack violently grabs Piggy's glasses off his face, Ralph uses them to successfully start a fire. Unfortunately, the fire goes out and Jack proceeds to criticize Piggy for not helping. However, Simon comes to Piggy's defense by saying:

We used his specs...He helped that way (58)

In chapter 9, conditions on the island have severely deteriorated, and the majority of the boys have left Ralph’s tribe for Jack's camp to enjoy the feast. Toward the beginning of the chapter, Piggy and Ralph are swimming in the lagoon and Ralph begins to spray Piggy in the face with water. Piggy responds by saying:

Mind my specs...If I get water on the glass I got to get out and clean ’em (211)

Piggy is extremely protective of his glasses, which corresponds to his affinity for civility and scientific thought. However, Ralph continues to spray water in his direction, which motivates Piggy to fight back. Toward the end of chapter 10, Jack leads a raid on Ralph and Piggy's shelter in order to steal his glasses. Jack and his hunters desperately need to acquire Piggy's glasses to start a fire and cook their pig meat. After the savages raid Ralph's camp, they head back to Castle Rock and Golding writes:

He [Jack] was a chief now in truth; and he made stabbing motions with his spear. From his left hand dangled Piggy’s broken glasses (243)

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[Piggy] wiped his glasses and adjusted them on his button nose. The frame had made a deep, pink V on the bridge. (p.11).

Piggy's glasses are an essential part of who he is. And it's of vital importance for him that he keeps them clean. The glasses symbolize Piggy's ability to see things more clearly than the other boys. Hence they need to be wiped clean and properly adjusted on his nose.

Jack pointed suddenly. "His specs–use them as burning glasses!" Piggy was surrounded before he could back away. "Here–let me go!" His voice rose to a shriek of terror as Jack snatched the glasses off his face. "Mind out! Give ’em back! I can hardly see! You’ll break the conch!" (pp.55-56).

Jack couldn't care less about Piggy's eyesight; he just sees his specs as being a useful means of starting a fire. Piggy's glasses are a symbol of reason and intelligence, and the conch shell symbolizes order. When Jack abruptly snatches the glasses from Piggy's face, it represents a victory of savagery over civilization.

Ralph made a step forward and Jack smacked Piggy’s head. Piggy’s glasses flew off and tinkled on the rocks. Piggy cried out in terror: "My specs!" He went crouching and feeling over the rocks but Simon, who got there first, found them for him. Passions beat about Simon on the mountain-top with awful wings.  “One side’s broken.” Piggy grabbed and put on the glasses. He looked malevolently at Jack. “I got to have them specs. Now I only got one eye. Jus’ you wait—” Jack made a move toward Piggy who scrambled away till a great rock lay between them. He thrust his head over the top and glared at Jack through his one flashing glass. “Now I only got one eye. Just you wait—” (pp.100-101).

The cracking of one of Piggy's lenses is highly significant in a number of ways. But mainly, it represents the way in which the barbarism of Jack and his tribe is now starting to gain the upper hand. They've just come back from hunting in the jungle, carrying a large pig. Their absence has led to the fire going out, but they no longer seem to care, so excited are they by their slaughter of the pig. After a subsequent argument in which Jack breaks Piggy's glasses, the rules-based order so cherished by Ralph and Piggy starts to crumble. What's left of civilization on the island has been partially broken, like Piggy's glasses, and it can now only be a matter of time before it's destroyed altogether.

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On page nine, Piggy first mentions his “specs” when he tells Ralph that he has been wearing them since he was a little boy: “I’ve been wearing specs since I was three." 

The second time that Piggy’s “specs” come up in the story is when the boys are struggling to find some way of lighting the fire. First, they ask Piggy if he has any matches but then someone realizes that they can use his glasses to light the fire.

This is on page 59: “His specs–use them as burning glasses!”

There are several mentions of his specs at other points but one notable one is when Golding explains that the big boys generally thought that Piggy was different and tha the was not part of their group. They think that he is different because he has a different accent but also because of his “fat, and ass-mar, and specs, and a certain disinclination for manual labor.” This quote comes on page 91.

There’s also the important mention of the specs at the end of the story as they go to retrieve them from Jack on page 253.

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