He is the elected leader of the group of lads by the beginning of the book and he is the one who discovered the conch.
Ralph also plays the part of being very gay for Jack Merridew. He has fair hair which is colored yellow and blue eyes.
Jack was devastated when none of his skills impressed Ralph.
Jack has told Ralph that he is 'Chapter chorister' and 'Head boy' and also proudly announced that he can 'sing C#'.
” Ralph actions has saved his own life like when he ran away in one certain direction to run away from Jack it just happens to led all the boys to the military which made Jack and the others stop and give up trying to kill Ralph because they know they would get in trouble.Ralph and Piggy are the first two characters introduced in the book.As the story progresses, we came to the conclusion that Ralph did, in fact, like Jack a lot.He made this fact clear by secretly telling Piggy that he did indeed stare at Jack's crotch when they first met.
Also by helping piggy and standing up for him Piggy doesn’t feel lonely and he at least have someone to talk to and not be laughed by. He is one of the oldest boys on the island, making him ideal for the leadership role.
He clashes with Jack at times and is focused purely on being rescued.