The final words that the Lord of the Flies had said to Simon vaguely predicted that his death was about to occur in this manner. Simon’s death represents the loss of truth and common sense.(6) The first time we see Simon, he’s fainting.
His death, almost martyr-like, signifies a tremendous deterioration of humanity and the disappearance of hope for the boys.Piggy’s death illustrates the complete collapse of humane society on the island. He is a scholar, secretly responsible for everyone’s survival on the island and he counsels Ralph in all matters.