The Question and Answer section for The Adventures of Tom Sawyer is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
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Aunt Polly laughed, then cried, and then laughed and cried at the same time.....
“Oh, auntie, I’m—”
“What’s the matter with you—what is the matter with you, child?”
“Oh, auntie, my sore toe’s mortified!”
The old lady sank down into a chair and...
I'm sorry, this question calls for your opinion. There is no right or wrong answer. I love the novel.... it's filled with wit and humor, and it illustrates a whole other way of life.