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Lord of the Flies
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  • Their only guide, apart from the brown ground and occasional flashes of light through the foliage, was the tendency of slope:
  • "Them fruit," he said, "I expect—" He put on his glasses, waded away from Ralph, and crouched down among the tangled foliage.
  • They flapped at the first of the trees, and the branches grew a brief foliage of fire.
  • Then, amid the roar of bees in the afternoon sunlight, Simon found for them the fruit they could not reach, pulled off the choicest from up in the foliage, passed them back down to the endless, outstretched hands.
  • Then he was crashing through foliage and small boughs and was hidden by the forest.
  • It was a white-topped cap, and above the green shade of the peak was a crown, an anchor, gold foliage.

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  • It’s difficult to spot the birds in the foliage.
  • I like to rest my eyes by periodically looking up from the computer and gazing out the window at the foliage.

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