Huck, being uncommitted as yet, joined in with Tom, and the waverer quickly "explained," and was glad to get out of the scrape with as little taint of chicken-hearted homesickness clinging to his garments as he could.
And when he had finished and still stood alive and whole, their wavering impulse to break their oath and save the poor betrayed prisoner’s life faded and vanished away, for plainly this miscreant had sold himself to Satan and it would be fatal to meddle with the property of such a power as that.
He wavered, and started to slink away, but Tom seized him and said: "Aunt Polly, it ain’t fair.
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Through good times and bad her love for him has never wavered.
We are looking for someone who won’t waver when things get tough.