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Lord of the Flies
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tumult
Used in
Lord of the Flies
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  • If I say anything," cried Piggy, with bitter realism, "you say shut up; but if Jack or Maurice or Simon—" He paused in the tumult, standing, looking beyond them and down the unfriendly side of the mountain to the great patch where they had found dead wood.  (not reviewed by editor)

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