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In the novel, The Adventures of Tom Sawyer, chapters 32 and 33 identify the resolution in the novel. In the beginning of Chapter 32, Tom and Becky are still missing. At this point the town assumes they are dead and their is only a few remaining searchers. Then, in the middle of the night, clashing pans summon the return of Becky and Tom. Tom and Becky are taken to the Thatcher's house to tell their lethal adventure. Tom told the Thatchers how he found a hole that him and Becky crawled out through. He then told them how they walked to the nearest house by the river. After Tom was done telling the story, him and Becky were bedridden for a week. After the long week, Tom learns about Injun Joe's revenge and how the widow was saved by Huck.
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