What are two conflicts from the book "Tuck Everlasting?" Please give supporting evidence the from the book.

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Conflicts come in two general categories. There is external conflict and internal conflict. One internal conflict in this story is the internal conflict that Winnie struggles with throughout the story. This conflict is whether or not she should drink from the magic spring water. It will make her immortal, which sounds great to her, but the Tucks strongly advise her to consider the repercussions of such an action. Winnie also struggles with her own desire to go out and do great things. Her home life is a very constrained and oppressive home life. She feels like she is constantly under close observation from her family, and she longs to get out from that environment.

"See?" said Winnie to the toad. "That's just what I mean. It's like that every minute. If I had a sister or a brother, there'd be someone else for them to watch. But, as it is, there's only me. I'm tired of being looked at all the time. I want to be by myself for a...

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