EYE OF INNOCENCE

Huck Finn: 1850's, poor white trash, child abuse, single parent, foster care, street kid, alcoholism.

          Conscience: Social

                             Religious                     What is a guy to do?

                             Parental

 

Huck escapes "sivilization"

Tom escapes "slavery"

References to Royalty (Huck or Tom conceptions)

 

"Nigger" as derogatory term.  Expain its common use in 1850's Missouri.