In The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, with whom does Huck Finn live?

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The Widow Douglas is Huck's adopted parent, and as the novel opens, he is living with her. There is no mention of Huck's mother in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, but Huck mentions her death to Tom Sawyer in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer . Huck's father, Pap Finn,...

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The Widow Douglas is Huck's adopted parent, and as the novel opens, he is living with her. There is no mention of Huck's mother in The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, but Huck mentions her death to Tom Sawyer in The Adventures of Tom Sawyer. Huck's father, Pap Finn, is an alcoholic reprobate who is in and out of Huck's life. Huck has no siblings, but he is very close to his friend Tom Sawyer. Huck has entrusted Judge Thatcher with his reward money.

The Widow Douglas does her best to teach Huck manners and other social expectations. She provides religious instruction, too. She has a sister, Miss Watson, who lives with her and Huck. Both women are meant to be seen as hypocritical and not the moral paragons they think themselves to be. Miss Watson is the owner of Jim, the slave.

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As the famous novel of Mark Twain opens, Huck lives with the Widow Douglas, who has adopted Huck Finn after his drunkard father is seen to be unfit as a parent.

The Widow Douglas took me for her son, and allowed she would sivilize me; but it was rough living in the house all the time considering how dismal regular and decent the widow was in all her ways...

So, when Huck gets a chance, he runs away, but Tom Sawyer persuades him to return until such time as Tom can start a band of robbers. Finally, one night Huck hears Tom's secret call and he slips out the window. He and Tom meet up with some others, and they come across the slave Jim, who wonders who is out in the dark. The boys organize and set up rules, then they return home. When the Widow Douglas sees Huck's greasy clothes, she takes Huck into a closet to pray.

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