Social Hypocrisy In Huck Finn

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Twain uses Satire when Aunt Sally said, "its lucky; because sometimes people do get hurt" when Huck clearly told Aunt Sally that it "killed a nigger". Twain uses this to poke fun of social hypocrisy during the Pre-Civil War era. During that time, one would be considered a good white person if they attend church and when they take care of their family and other people. Aunt Sally represents the good and common people during this time era, as she consider African Americans more of a property than a human being. Twain uses Aunt Sally to show the reader that social hypocrisy was something that is idiotic and it also revealed to the readers the corrupt society Huck Finn lives
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