Tom Joad - 774 Words
March 1, 2014
A.P. English 11
Essay Choice #4: Tom’s Education
When we are first introduced to Tom Joad, he is an enigma. He presents many contrasts, and the reader is not sure what to make of him. Though only recently released from the Oklahoma state penitentiary for murder, Tom is honest about his past. He freely admits to his reason for imprisonment, and goes so far as to say that he would kill again, if it came to it. Despite his flaws, Tom nonetheless wins the...
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