The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

Why does Tom blow out Becky’s candle as they wander through the caves, lost?

THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER - Please answer by February 11, 2019 - Thank you!

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Tom blew Becky's candle out because they needed to save it. They only had two candles, so they would use Tom's entirely before relighting Becky's.

By-and-by Tom took Becky’s candle and blew it out. This economy meant so much!


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