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 Current Search - Mirage in Lord of the Flies
1  Now, toward the end of the afternoon, the mirages were settling a little.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER ONE The Sound of the Shell
2  The mirages had died away and gloomily he ran his eye along the taut blue line of the horizon.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER FOUR Painted Faces and Long Hair
3  They were high up and the afternoon had advanced; the view was not robbed of sharpness by mirage.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER ONE The Sound of the Shell
4  Sleep enveloped him like the swathing mirages that were wrestling with the brilliance of the lagoon.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER ONE The Sound of the Shell
5  The filmy enchantments of mirage could not endure the cold ocean water and the horizon was hard, clipped blue.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER SEVEN Shadows and Tall Trees
6  Then, at the end of the afternoon; the mirage subsided and the horizon became level and blue and clipped as the sun declined.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER FOUR Painted Faces and Long Hair
7  Then the creature stepped from mirage on to clear sand, and they saw that the darkness was not all shadow but mostly clothing.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER ONE The Sound of the Shell
8  The sky and the mountain were at an immense distance, shimmering in the heat; and the reef was lifted by mirage, floating in a kind of silver pool halfway up the sky.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER ELEVEN Castle Rock
9  The beach stretched away before them in a gentle curve till perspective drew it into one with the forest; for the day was not advanced enough to be obscured by the shifting veils of mirage.
Lord of the Flies By William Golding
  In CHAPTER SIX Beast from Air