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Tom Sawyer; Chapter 2 - The Fence is Whitewashed

Hi guys!
Today, I would like to post the 2nd chapter of "The Adventure of Tom Sawyer"
Happy reading!

Note: If you haven't read the 1st chapter, it's recommended that you go there first for it'll be somewhat confusing jumping up to this one.
Chapter 2The Fence is Whitewashed SATURDAY morning had come and all the world was bright and fresh. There was a song in every heart, cheerfulness in every face, and a spring in every step.
  Tom appeared on the pavement with a bucket of whitewash and a long-handled brush. He regarded the fence thoughtfully, and his heart was filled with despair. Thirty yards of fence nine feet high! It seemed to him that life was not worth living and that existence was only a burden. Sighing, he dipped his brush into the bucket and passed it along the topmost board; repeated the operation; did it again; compared the trifling whitewashed strip with the immensity of unwhitewashed fence, and sat down on a box discouraged.
  Jim came dancing out at the …

Tom Sawyer; Chapter 1 - "Full of Mischief"

Good eveing Guys.
Tonight, I'm going to post a story about a boy named Tom Sawyer, This is an oldie story, but it's quite interesting! It's from a book entitled "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer" with Longmans' Simplified English Series (Although it's "Simplified", the language itself is complicated)
There are 29 chapters, and they're:
Chapter/Title "Full Of Mischief"The Fence is WhitewashedJoys And SorrowsTom Is IllThe Quarrel: OutlawsIn The GraveyardTom And Huck Swear An OathPotter is ArrestedMedicinePiratesOn The IslandWhat Tom OverheardHomesick: Joe "Loses His Knife"The StormBack From The DeadTom's "Dream": Becky's RevengeAunt Polly's Tears"How Could You be So Noble!"Prize DayThe Trial of PotterDigging For TreasureIn The Haunted House"Track The Money!"The Picnic: Huck on The TrackHuck Questioned: Tom and Becky MissingLost in The CaveSavedThe Treasure FoundHuck "Can't Bear …