Pap arrives at the widow's house and tells Huck that education is harmful.
And looky here-you drop that school, you hear? ... You lemme catch you fooling around that school again, you hear? ... I can't (read); and here you're a-swelling yourself up like this.
Going to school may be hard, but it doesn't kill Huck. Being around Pap can possibly get him killed. Pap is saying that going to school is harmful, when Pap is the real harmful one.
*Reads an excerpt about George Washington*
Say, lemme hear you read something.
It's so. You can do it. I had my doubts when you told me. Now looky here; you stop that putting on frills. I won't have it... I never see such a son.
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