By: Sally Reed Creveling
Survival and Rescue:
"You got your small fire alright" (Golding 44). After lighting the first fire, things got out of control and the fire grew rapidly, destroying the land.
"All at once the lights flickering ahead of him merged together, the roar of the forest rose to thunder and a tall bush directly in his path burst into a great fan-shaped flame" (Golding 199). Jacks savage tribe was chasing Ralph to find him and kill him. They decided that burning the whole island down will trap him and he wont be able to hide.