This lonesomeness is relieved when Huck is with friends like Tom. We talked it all over. I could always stay under water a minute; this time I reckon I stayed under a minute and a half. I was sorry to hear Jim say that, it was such a lowering of him.
Confound it, I just expect the wind has blowed it to us. I was going to rush by and get away, but a lot of dogs jumped out and went to and barking at me, and I knowed better than to move another peg. Conscience says to me, "What had poor Miss Watson done to you that you could see her nigger go off right under your eyes and never say one single word?
Well, I can tell you it made me all over trembly and feverish, too, to hear him, because I begun to get it through my head that he WAS most free—and who was to blame for it? I feel mighty mean to leave you; but my kingdom! I went to looking out sharp for a light, and sort of to myself. No high ground about Cairo, Jim said.
I said, paddle ashore the first time a light showed, and tell them pap was behind, coming along with a trading-scow, and was a green hand at the business, and wanted to know how far it was to Cairo.
Just see what a difference it made in him the minute he judged he was about free. What IS the matter with your pap? It will be long after sun-up then, and when you ask for help you tell them your folks are all down with chills and fever. So we shoved out after dark on the raft.
We both knowed well enough it was some more work of the rattlesnake-skin; so what was the use to talk about it? Jim said we could take deck passage on a steamboat now, and the money would last us as far as we wanted to go in the free States.
Is your man white or black?
Why, she tried to learn you your book, she tried to learn you your manners, she tried to be good to you every way she knowed how. We went drifting down into a big bend, and the night clouded up and got hot.
So it was all up with Cairo. He looks out his window at nature, sees the stars, and hears mournful, ghostly sounds in the leaves and in the birdcalls. She aimed right for us. Huck says, though, that the food is good, even though each dish is served by itself.
Jim talked out loud all the time while I was talking to myself. I made a safe landing, and clumb up the bank. There was a yell at us, and a jingling of bells to stop the engines, a powwow of cussing, and whistling of steam—and as Jim went overboard on one side and I on the other, she come smashing straight through the raft.LitCharts assigns a color and icon to each theme in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, which you can use to track the themes throughout the work.
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9. 1 AP English Huck Finn Annotations 1 Dan Parker The number of the notes below correspond to the sticky notes in the book. 1. “Is all told about”: Huck’s grammar is not standard English as mark Twain explains in his “EXPLANATORY”. From a general summary to chapter summaries to explanations of famous quotes, the SparkNotes The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Study Guide has everything you need to ace quizzes, tests, and essays.
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