Why does Stephenson have Jim meet up with Livesay at the stately squire's home?

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The famous adventure novel Treasure Island by Robert Louis Stevenson involves the discovery of a treasure map and a voyage in search of pirate treasure.

At the beginning, an old pirate arrives at Jim's father's inn, the Admiral Benbow, and pays Jim to keep an eye out for other sailors. He is soon followed by others who are obviously trying to get something from him.

Jim's father dies, and afterwards, so does the old pirate. In the old pirate's sea chest, Jim...

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