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“When a prisoner of style escapes, it’s called an invasion.” Mark Twain, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

I was wearing:

Marks and Spencer velvet blazer and silver coated necklace… 27 more words


Huckleberry Finn gets his own story

Mark Twain’s The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn is published this date in 1885. He originally appeared in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer in 1876.

The character of Huck Finn is based on Tom Blankenship, the real-life son of a sawmill laborer and some time drunkard named Woodson Blankenship, who lived in a “ramshackle” house near the Mississippi River behind the house where the author grew up in Hannibal, Missouri. 265 more words

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Review: Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain

Adventures of Huckleberry Finn was published in 1885 and written by the famous Mark Twain.

This novel is set in the south of the United States of America during the plantation era, roughly 1835-45. 673 more words


Tribute to Huckleberry Finn

I am orange

Color of adventure

Color of change

I am a line segment

Continually running my track

Back and forth with

No terminus

I am drawn to what is right… 143 more words


Tribes. They’re a powerful curse laid on you when you get born (From Coover's Huck Out West)

“Palling around with injuns, Huck, is right down dangersome. You can’t trust ’em. Remember what happened to them poor emigrants we met when we first come out here.

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Down to the Docks for a Swim ©

The morning time is a most welcome sight and we’re down to the docks for a swim. Soak your bones in the water before the boats start roaring, and they take all the people from here. 437 more words

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