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At last Ralph induced him to hold the shell but by then the blow of laughter had taken away the child's voice
Ralph's desire to extend democracy to the littluns but the group undermines this (hold)
Piggy knelt by him, one hand on the great shell, listening and interpreting to the assembly
Piggy's role as a champion or advocate for the littluns (listening)
Henry was a bit of a leader this afternoon, because the other two were Percival and Johnny
Hierarchies exist even among the littluns (leader)
He became absorbed beyond mere happiness as he felt himself exercising control over living things
The desire for power exists even among the littluns (control)
Johnny was left in triumphant possession of the castles
There is conflict and vying for power even among the littluns (castles)
Henry and Johnny were throwing sand at Percival
There is cruelty and a tendency to prey on the weak even among the littluns (thowing)
The undoubted littluns, those aged about six, led a quite distinct, and at the same time intense, life of their own
The separation of the littluns from the biguns, perhaps due to a tendency to factionalise (distinct)
"Use a littlun," said Jack, and everybody laughed
Jack and the group begin to view the littluns as subservient, comparing them to pigs (laughed)
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