What is the main reason why Piggy is so different from all the others? I want to know hidden details not just the surface details, like how he is heavy or a "momma's boy".

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Piggy is different because he has more maturity in the area of reason.  All the other boys rush into things or follow their emotions, but Piggy sees things differently and thinks through things.  Unfortunately, he isn't listened to very often.  He takes a more intelligent approach to their situation.  He notices the conch shell and tells Ralph how to blow it, he recognizes the need for shelter, and he continues to worry about and think through how they will be rescued.

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