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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer

by Mark Twain
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In The Adventures of Tom Sawyer whose grave did Tom sit near in the woods?  

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You can find the answer to this in a couple of places -- in Chapter 6 and in Chapter 9.  The answer is that Tom and Huck are both sitting near the grave of a man named Hoss Williams.

We find this out first in Chapter 6 where Tom and...

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You can find the answer to this in a couple of places -- in Chapter 6 and in Chapter 9.  The answer is that Tom and Huck are both sitting near the grave of a man named Hoss Williams.

We find this out first in Chapter 6 where Tom and Huck are talking about how to get rid of warts using a dead cat and a fresh grave.  They mention at that point that Hoss Williams has died recently.  They decide to use him for the person who has recently died.

Then in Chapter 9 you see Huck and Jim sit next to the new grave and then talk to each other about whether Williams hears them.

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