Huck Finn Jeopardy. “So we went a-quaking and shaking down the stabboard side , and slow work it was, too — seemed a week before we got to the stern .” Literary Devices – 100 points. Then he weaves along again, perfectly ca'm , and goes to dropping in his funeral orgies
“It warn’t the grounding-that didn’t
keep us back but a little.
We blowed out a cylinder-head.”
“Good gracious! Anybody hurt?”
“No’m. Killed a n*****.”
but Tom was the gladdest of all
because he had a bullet
in the calf of his leg.“
– 100 points
Jim has been freed, but goes on with
the escapade to help Jim “escape.”
Irony– 200 points
all ‘ceptin’ this money.”
Irony– 300 points
I had stopped cussing, because pap
hadn’t no objections. It was pretty
good times up in those woods
there, take it all around.”
Irony– 400 points
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.”
Irony– 500 points
Shepherdsons and Grangerfords
Satire– 100 points
Satire– 200 points
average men don’t like trouble and danger.
YOU don’t like trouble and danger.
But if only HALF a man, such as Buck Harkness
there, shouts, “Lynch him! Lynch him!”
then you’re afraid to back down.
You’re afraid that everyone will found
out what you really are: COWARDS.
Satire– 300 points
church, about three
mile, everybody a-horseback.
The men took their guns along,
so did Buck, and kept them between
their knees or stood
them handy against the wall.
The Shepherdsons done the same.
It was pretty ornery preaching—
all about brotherly love,
and such-like tiresomeness;.
Satire– 400 points
Character– 400 points
Characters– 500 points