scroll to top
Stuck on your essay?
Get ideas from this essay and see how your work stacks up
Word Count: 1,263
Morals are principles which many people live by that help them differentiate between right and wrong Doing whats morally right is being capable of distinguishing between right and wrong in conduct In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn by Mark Twain Huck rejects the conventionally civilized society by doing whats morally right therefore becoming a truly civilized individual The numerous encounters of the conventionally civilized society Huck faces helps him determine what is morally right or wrong thus becoming a more truly civilized individual Huck shows hes becoming a more truly civilized individual when he tells the ferryboat captain an elaborate and dramatic lie to persuade him to rescue the three robbers on the steamboat wreck The encounter begins when Huck and Jim explore a wrecked steamboat While surveying the boat they come across a gang of thieves Their raft breaks loose from the boat so Jim and Huck make the daunting decision to steal the robbers boat They safely escape down the river Huck began to feel bad about leaving them to drown He came across a ferryboat and approached the watchman in tears He told the watchman a compelling story of how his family and Miss Hooker was on the Walter Scott shipwreck The watchman was reluctant to help until Huck mentioned that rich Jim Hornback was her uncle which guaranteed him a reward for his duties The watchman sends him to get Hornback before he sets out for the wrecked steamboat The ferryboat watchman wont helps with wreck until given a p romise of reward This shows how truly inhumane he is Huck brakes down crying for this mans help yet the man wont help until money is involved and he gets something out of it That is an example of how the allegedly civilized society is actually uncivilized Huck shows he rejects the callousness of leaving the robbers by providing them with help Huck makes up Damon 2 a
@Kibin is a lifesaver for my essay right now!!
- Sandra Slivka, student @ UC Berkeley
Wow, this is the best essay help I've ever received!
- Camvu Pham, student @ U of M
If I'd known about @Kibin in college, I would have gotten much more sleep
- Jen Soust, alumni @ UCLA