Compare Pap and Jim as a father figure to Huck. How has their treatment affected Huck's view of family? (Is Jim's mistreatment of this deaf daughter comparable to Pap's abuse of Huck?)
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Jim is the epitome of a great father; Huck looks up to him. Pap is a running memory of abuse...... the total opposite.
Jim's treatment of his deaf daughter was revealed with sorriw and remorse; he didn't know she was deaf, and he will never forgive himself for his treatment of her. This is not at all comparable with Pap's treatment of Huck, which came from a need to make Huck submit and was often caused by drunkeness.