""So we must make smoke on top of the mountain. We must make a fire."" Golding 29
"A tree exploded in the fire like a bomb..."That little 'un that had a mark on his face--where is--he now? I tell you I don't see him." Golding 36 We se the precursor to the fire being used for corupted and/or selfish things
"They let the bloody fire go out." Golding 51 Some people have started to no longer care abou using the fire as a signal fire
""We'll raid them and take fire."" Golding 106 The hunters are ready to steal part of the signal fire for there own selfish gains.
""They didn't come for the conch." From his left hand dangled Piggy's broken glasses." Golding 131 The fire is so important to the hunters that they would selfishly steal Piggy's glasses so they can have it whenever they want.
" ...the whole island was shuddering with flame." Golding 157 The fire has been turned into a weapon to hunt Ralph