The aim of this lecture is to present on Lord of the Flies. Compare the ways in which Piggy and Simon attempt to prevent the boys from descending into savagery? You should consider in your answer; Piggy’s intelligence and how the boy’s reject his suggestions. The debates over the rescue fires and shelters. The conflict between Jack and Piggy. Simons attempts to discover the truth about the beast. The deaths of Piggy and Simon.