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Mark Twain transferred Uncle Danl from his early childhood into under the name of Jim whom he gave the opportunity to show his qualities, namely kindness, loyalty, patience, pity Jims worth is proved in , when he was proud of providing Huck with a comfortable home in a cave on Jacksons Island. Also, Jim had sentiments as white men did. About this Huck said:
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It is not by accident that Mark Twain refused to continue his work with Tom Sawyer as the main character. He told his editor that Tom Sawyer would not be good for what he intended to write about. He rather needed a profane, less cultured, uneducated, powerless, natural and honest twelve-year-old boy to make him observe society and criticize it. Huck Finns smartness can be studied under two main forms, namely his lies and his moral improvisation.