Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
by Mark Twain
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn Foolishness and Folly Quotes
How we cite our quotes: (Chapter.Paragraph)
"Blamed if I know – that is, what's become of the raft. That old fool had made a trade and got forty dollars, and when we found him in the doggery the loafers had matched half-dollars with him and got every cent but what he'd spent for whisky; and when I got him home late last night and found the raft gone, we said, 'That little rascal has stole our raft and shook us, and run off down the river.'" (31.35)
Although the king repeatedly refers to the foolishness of the townspeople, he makes unwise decisions at several points in the novel.