The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Re-read The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn last night and finished it today, basking in the premature Spring sunlight. I loved this book easily two or three times as much, this time around — not saying much, I guess, since the last time was high school, but nevertheless. Huck breaks me. This passage, for example: Sometimes we’d have that whole river all to ourselves for the longest time. Yonder was the banks and the islands, across the water; and maybe a spark — which was a candle in a cabin window — and sometimes on the water you could see a…

The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn

Re-read The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn last night and finished it today, basking in the premature Spring sunlight. I loved this book easily two or three times as much, this time around — not saying much, I guess, since the last time was high school, but nevertheless. Huck breaks me. This passage, for example: Sometimes we’d have that whole river all to ourselves for the longest time. Yonder was the banks and the islands, across the water; and maybe a spark — which was a candle in a cabin window — and sometimes on the water you could see a…