The Question and Answer section for The Mill on the Floss is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
They are not doing anything wrong except for breaking social norms of the community. .
Tom steals two pastries from the kitchen. He gives the larger one to Maggie. She tries to give it to him but Tom insists she take it. He watches Maggie eat the pastry and says that she is greedy implying that she cheated. On another occasion Bon...
What chapter are you referring to?