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Snopes needs your help! Learn more. Lord of the Flies author William Golding once said that women are "far superior [to men] and always have been. Sir William Gerald Golding was a Nobel Prize-winning writer best known for his novel Lord of the Flies , about a group of British schoolboys who become marooned on an isolated island after a plane crash and attempt to govern themselves, with disastrous results. There is no doubt that Golding spoke these words, perhaps more than once. A clip preserved on YouTube, in which Golding discusses the origins and meaning of Lord of the Flies , captures him making that pronouncement, specifically in answer to the question of why his dystopian novel featured boys rather than girls:. Why did you write this about a bunch of boys?
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