The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Why is Pap upset with Huck? What social commentary is Twain making about older generation vs their children?

Chapter 5 of The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

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Pap is upset that Huck won't give him the money he had. He is also upset that Huck is living a "civilized" life while he is a drunken vagabond. I don't think this is a reflection of a generation gap more than Pap being a drunken abusive sod and Huck trying to get on with his life.