What was wrong with Tom's left arm?

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Tom's left arm was seriously injured in a cotton gin accident when he was a boy. The muscles were all torn loose, so it is about a foot shorter than his strong right arm, and is essentially useless to him.


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he ate his arm cause since the great depression was happening, he couln't afford any food, so he ate his arm

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tom got his arm stuck in a cotton gin when he was 12,and worked as a slave on the plantation

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