But, did Twain look over sexism or support it? Widow Douglas takes care of Huck, this means that she also devotes her energy to serving the society; she is a care taker just like Miss Watson.
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In this example we see the more rash side of Twain's sexism, we see Tom Sawyer put a girl in her place.
She describes femininity as something women do, a composite activity made up of certain acts they perform well and others they perform skillfully, badly or not at all.
One reason Twain may have overlooked the sexism of the time was because he too gave into society's connotation of women's roles.
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