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Jewel Castro Becky Thatcher Are you an emotional girl who loves somebody but isn’t really sure if they love you back? Then you are just like Becky Thatcher! In Mark Twain’s story, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer , an important character is Becky Thatcher, who lives in St. Petersburg Missouri. Her problem is that she loves Tom Sawyer, but is not really sure if her love for him is as strong as his love for her, or if he really loves her at all. She definitely has a hard time telling, especially when he hangs out with a neighborhood girl, Amy Lawrence. In this story Becky faces jealousy and vengefulness. She wants to love Tom but comes off as snobby and stuck up. Becky, like any other girl, is emotional and just wants her relationship with Tom to be romantic. Becky often is jealous and vengeful towards people. When she finds out that her love is hanging out with a neighborhood girl Amy Lawrence, she knows what she has to do. She knows that the only way to get him back is to make him just as jealous as she is. Her plan was to make Tom jealous
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This note was uploaded on 03/23/2011 for the course ENG 786 taught by Professor Roberts during the Spring '11 term at College of the Desert.

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