Laputa is the name of the floating island that Gulliver encounters. This island is located above the kingdom of Balnibarbi. The island is meant to float because of some magnetic minerals that the island possesses. Moreover, the island can be maneuvered by its citizens in any direction.
- "in the declaration of independence, it is stated that all people have certain rights that can't be taken away. when the government fails to protect these rights, the people have no choice but to remove that government and replace it with a government that will do its job and protect the people's rights."
king hrothgar despair over the inability to defeat grendel