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Lord of the Flies
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Lord of the Flies
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  • Here, the eye was first attracted to a black, bat-like creature that danced on the sand, and only later perceived the body above it.

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as in: perceive the system as unfair Define
to view in a certain way so as to form a belief or opinion
as in: though blind, can perceive light Define
to become aware of -- especially by using the senses (to see, hear, smell, feel, or taste)
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