Huck pretends to be a girl and a women suspiciously lets him into her shack.
The women explains the topic of Huck's murder. She reveals that pap was a suspect and some townspeople nearly killed him. The townspeople also suspected Jim because he ran away the time of the murder.
The women finds out Huck is not really a girl and that it was a lie he then comes up with another lie that he is George Peters who is a runaway apprentice from a farmer. The theme is to not lie cause it will not benefit you in the end