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Can anyone who has read this explain to me what Golding means by 'Now'? I've been treating it as a synonym for 'present' but it isn't used in any similar context.
>When the water had reached the Notch of Excellent Eating - when the hamlet had been so long isolated that some of the younger children thought it a Now that never moved - the day of waking slid into place.

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