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Lord of the Flies

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Ralph's Fear

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In front of them, only three or four yards away, was a rock-like hump where no rock should be. Ralph could hear a tiny chattering noise coming from somewhere - perhaps from his own mouth. He bound himself together with his will, fused his fear and loathing into a hatred, and stood up. He took two leaden steps forward.

Which word from the passage below most clearly indicates Ralph's intense fear?

A

"chattering"

B

"bound"

C

"loathing"

D

"hatred"

E

"leaden"