THE ADVENTURES OF TOM SAWYER - online book

Original Illustrated Version By Mark Twain

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No answer.
"Tom!"
No answer.
"What's gone with that boy, I wonder? You TOM!"
No answer.
The old lady pulled her spectacles down and looked over them about the room; then she put them up and looked out under them. She seldom or never looked through them for so small a thing as a boy ; they were her state pair, the pride of her heart, and were built for "style,' not serviceó she could have seen through a pair of stove lids just as well. She looked perplexed for a moment, and then said, not fiercely, but still loud enough for the furniture to hear: