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parents. He spends his days relatively free. The journey for him along the river represents a  journey for freedom from the confines of society. A society which has largely disapproved of  him for most of his life.  Twain carefully utilizes humor and Romanticism to highlight the lack of freedom Jim and Huck desire. There was often this mistaken belief that American society had overcome various  obstacles. Particularly, American society was no longer racist and treated individuals equally  after the war. Huck is a pragmatic character who supports a realistic view of the world in many  senses. In contrast, Tom Sawyer frequently tells lies to create adventure and tension. Tom’s  imagination provides a significant amount humor in the novel. Huck simply does not  comprehend the lack of logic behind his plan to free Jim from the Phelps farm. Again, Twain is  utilizing simple humor. More importantly, Tom’s Romanticism or imaginative nature  emphasizes how American society believes in idealism. In reality, African Americans like Tom  do not have the ability to exercise their right to freedom. 
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