Belonging the Crucible, Lord of the Flies and Animal Farm Essay
In Lord of the Flies by William Golding the different views and beliefs of Ralph and Jack and the need for power in both boys’ segregates the group and …show more content…
Judge Danforth’s greed for power this is evident when danforth refuses to cancel the hangings for the well respected Salem citizens as he fears the town’s people will over through the court. Abigail is greedy for someone else husband- proctor- she acts on this greed by attempting to get Elizabeth proctor hung. Abigail is also greedy in self interest she would rather turn against proctor- the man she supposedly loves- in order to shield any blame or suspicion from her.
Parris is had a greed for the power that being the minister of the church gives him. Parris has a change of heart about the witch trials once he realises the towns people are turning against him and he is losing his power.
Proctor is also in a sense greedy he is greedy for pride when he refuses to sign the confection.
“Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another in my life! Because I lie and sign myself to lies! Because I am not worth the dust on the feet of them that hang! How may I live without my name? I have given you my soul; leave me my name!