What human traits are displayed by the animals who attend Old Major's last speech?

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George Orwell uses the occasion of Old Major's speech to present an array of characters with different personalities, who therefore react differently to the senior animal's message.

Old Major himself is respected by the other animals in part because of his age, but Orwell makes it clear that he is exceptionally smart and insightful and believes that everyone should be treated fairly. His identity as a boar also points toward the superiority...

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