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The Flies

The Flies


by Jean-Paul Sartre

The Flies: Symbols True or False

1. "Squeals of terror everywhere, people who panic the moment they set on eyes on you, and scurry to cover, like ___________" -> Black beetles
2. "Well, she's a good specimen of the squat black _____ that teem in every cranny of this town" -> Flies
3. "I am a mass of______." -> Goodness
4. Humans have been reduced to a state of -> Plant life
5. There is an obsession with which body part? -> Crotches