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Lord of the Flies
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  • A great clamor rose among the savages.
  • Tall trunks bore unexpected pale flowers all the way up to the dark canopy where life went on clamorously.
  • Jack clamored among them, the conch forgotten.
  • The conch was silent, a gleaming tusk; Ralph’s face was dark with breathlessness and the air over the island was full of bird-clamor and echoes ringing.
  • Jack started to protest but the clamor changed from the general wish for a chief to an election by acclaim of Ralph himself.
  • At once there was a clamor.
  • Clamor rose at once.
  • The clamor broke out.
  • Between the flashes of lightning the air was dark and terrible; and the boys followed him, clamorously.
  • Again the clamor and again—"Zup!"

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  • She ignored the clamor of the crowd.
  • Noisy clamor gave way to reasoned dialogue.

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