Tom Sawyer


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Noun1.Tom Sawyer - the boy hero of a novel by Mark TwainTom Sawyer - the boy hero of a novel by Mark Twain
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YOU don't know about me without you have read a book by the name of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer; but that ain't no matter.
But Tom Sawyer he hunted me up and said he was going to start a band of robbers, and I might join if I would go back to the widow and be respectable.
I asked her if she reckoned Tom Sawyer would go there, and she said not by a considerable sight.
Then I slipped down to the ground and crawled in among the trees, and, sure enough, there was Tom Sawyer waiting for me.
Well, me and Tom Sawyer had the spring fever, and had it bad, too; but it warn't any use to think about Tom trying to get away, because, as he said, his Aunt Polly wouldn't let him quit school and go traipsing off somers wasting time; so we was pretty blue.
Tom Sawyer was always right--the levelest head I ever see, and always AT himself and ready for anything you might spring on him.
Huck Finn is drawn from life; Tom Sawyer also, but not from an individual -- he is a combina- tion of the characteristics of three boys whom I knew, and therefore belongs to the composite order of archi- tecture.
That branch has since closed down, but the Tiendesitas outlet has resurrected my appetite for Tom Sawyer's chicken.
Military Co-operation Authority head Tariq Khalid al-Obaidli and MENC producer Tom Sawyer also spoke.
His carefree childhood is mirrored in Tom Sawyer. His experience with owning slaves is detailed in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn.
Tom Sawyer was involved with IGTI to the end of his life in 1986.
Here too, the elements that are so unique and the very essence of Tom Sawyer's adventures are depicted the wide expanse of the Mississippi river, the green and tangled Jackson Island, Aunt Polly's legendary board fence, etc.