Select three characters that Twain does not admire in Huck Finn. Name and describe the specific traits that each possesses that makes him or her not an admirable person?
Three characters Twain does not admire in the story are Pap, the King, and the Duke. Pap is portrayed as not just a drunk, but as a mean drunk who would rather have his son’s money than his love. “I've been in town two days, and I hain't heard nothing but about you bein' rich. I heard about it away down the river, too. That's why I come. You git me that money to-morrow—I want it" (Chapter 5). Huck is afraid of his father, so he gives away all his money. Huck’s father, just to be spiteful, takes him upriver and...
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