Book 18 Chapter 9 of Tom Jones.

This is part of an ongoing project in which I will record and post one chapter per week of Henry Fielding's Tom Jones over the course of four years.

In this week's Tom Jones, the story continues! We meet back up with Sophia as well as Squire Western. No spoilers, though!

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Book 18 Chapter 8 of Tom Jones.

This is part of an ongoing project in which I will record and post one chapter per week of Henry Fielding's Tom Jones over the course of four years.

In this week's chapter, the revelations continue, and we learn about the coverup, as well as more cursing from Squire Western.

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AuthorMark Turetsky

Book 18 Chapter 7 of Tom Jones.

This is part of an ongoing project in which I will record and post one chapter per week of Henry Fielding's Tom Jones over the course of four years.

In this chapter, we discover the shocking truth of Tom's parentage!

I won't spoil it in the description.

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Book 18 Chapter 6 of Tom Jones.

This is part of an ongoing project in which I will record and post one chapter per week of Henry Fielding's Tom Jones over the course of four years.

In this week's chapter, Partridge has a long talk with Allworthy, wherein he recounts his entire history from leaving Allworthy's service up until meeting up with him again in London. He also insists that he isn't Tom's father. They are interrupted, though, by the arrival of Mrs. Waters, who promises to explain everything.

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AuthorMark Turetsky