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The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
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  • Aunt Polly asked him questions that were full of guile... for she wanted to trap him into damaging revealments.
  • These despised themselves, as being the dupes of a wily fraud, a guileful snake in the grass.

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  • Her cleverness and inventiveness was exceeded only by her guile.
  • She had a guilelessness sometimes found in a young child being raised in a protective home.

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