Unformatted text preview: interruptions do lots of times. There was a considerable good deal of talk all the afternoon, and me and Tom was on the lookout all the time; but it warn’t no use, they didn’t happen to say nothing about any runaway nigger, and we was afraid to try to work up to it. But at supper, at night, one of the little boys says: ‘Pa, mayn’t Tom and Sid and me go to the show?’ ‘No,’ says the old man, ‘I reckon there ain’t go- ing to be any; and you couldn’t go if there was; be- cause the runaway nigger told Burton and me all about that scandalous show, and Burton said he would tell the...
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- Summer '13
- English, English-language films, The Lookout, uncle silas, runaway nigger, broad open passage