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Tuck Everlasting

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This category is for questions about the book Tuck Everlasting written by Natalie Babbitt.
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Immortality as a free-choice plot device- as opposed to something costly achieved via high-tech devices, suspended animation, etc. It is Occult, and not science fiction for this reason.
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the idea is that you shouldn't want to live forever, that ruins the circle of life, like tuck says, you cant live if you don't die.
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Flirt!!!!! Start up a converstion and if you like them ask if they're "gay". Ofcourse if you are gay you should have gaydar (ha ha, but true).
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Alexis Bledel is 35 years old (birthdate: September 16, 1981).
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I like to think of this as a word game, here to help you.Interesting {Interphase} Purple {Phrophase} Monkeys {Metaphase} Ate {Anaphase} Tangerines {Telophase} Constantly! {Cytokinses}Now that we have this established, here is what happens.During INTERPHASE,- The cell grows, and DNA is coppied.During…
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When Mae pulled the guns trigger the constable came riding through the woods on a horse and he saw everything other than what the man in the yellow suit was doing to Winnie.
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Mae Tucks special object is her music box Winnie's grandmother is so crazy she thought the beautiful music was coming from the "elves in the forest"
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you can read it any place! Library, Book store, school
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Put it this way a lot :D
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people should got to the libary or by it at the store or go on the computer at google.com please read Tuck Everlasting!! \ it is amazing Book Like Super All i did was go to barnsandnoble.com
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Eternal life isn't all it's cracked up to be (for lack of better words$
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Go to google and type in Amazon Online Reading. click on the first website that comes up. in the serach box, put 'Tuck Everlasting'. click on the title when it comes up and then when the next page comes along, there will be a picture of the book with a 'search inside' logo around it. click on that. …
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she was the same for 87 years so about 130 or 140.
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The library or book stores would have a copy.
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Chapter 14 It is too dark for the Tuck's to try and find the horse thief, so they decide to wait until the next day. They talk about what has happened, and Angus Tuck feels very concerned. Winnie cannot get off to sleep and longs to be back in her own bed. She feels a little better when she thinks t…
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because of the spring it has changed he thoughts and feelings
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she relies on coffee to stay alive she thinks Hugh jackman is cool too. and Hugh laurie
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Jonathan Jackson played Jesse Tuck in the movie Tuck Everlasting.
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First then next and last
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Tuck Everlasting is set in the year 1881. Babbitt never specifies a location but has stated elsewhere that what she had in mind was a cross between the heavily-wooded Ohio frontier which her ancestors had helped to tame in an earlier century and the Adirondack foothills of New York where she was liv…
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they have no idea where it came from and how it works :)
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winnie foster chose to live a normal life.
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He feels joyful and wants to lay back and enjoy life. Without living happy, life won't go on as well as you want it to. He also wants to marry Winnie for the rest of there life and afterwards when they get to know each other, he want Winnie to drink the spring water. Sadly she does not and dies. He …
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They talk about how it feels to live forever, and if Winnie got a good night's sleep
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She escapes with the help of her family and Winnie.
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The weather covered the noise that the Tucks were making when helping Mae escape
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You can read Tuck Everlasting anywhere ( even though i think it's boring )
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Angus Tuck A.K.A (tuck)
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US rapper Everlast (Eric Schrody) is 47 years old (birthdate: August 18, 1969).
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Jesse is the second kid from the tucks family ...he was born by Mae ...and his father was angus tuck ... his brother was Miles Tuck... P.S. Miles family left him
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The lead human- mortal character in Tuck Everlasting, she is from a rich if somewhat snobbish and class-conscious family ( no, they are not from Moscow town) but in some ways does resemble Anastasia- wow- if Stacy fell in with these guys, there"s a story- the Crown Princess of Russia meets the Bever…
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what is Jesse real name from Tuck Everlasting
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The author of tuck everlasting is Natalie Babbitt
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She asks him to put the fish back in the water because she cannot bear to see it die.
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Angus Tuck in Tuck Everlasting is the husband of Mae Tuck and the father of Jesse and Miles Tuck. He is also one of the people in the book who lives forever.
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The Old Black Magic would have made an ideal theme song!
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The meaning is you dont have to live forevor to live a great life
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The grandmother, mother, and father.
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He is really 104 years old, but he drank the water at age 17.
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I "ve heard of Immoratlity- but if you mean King Tut- or Tutankhamen, he died at l9 and was never formally King of Egypt but Crown Prince- way way Bc. nothing to do with Tuck family!
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Natalie Babbitt
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Tuck was 104 years old in real life, but he had the body of a seventeen year old cause he drink it when he was that age. 
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In the Foster's woods.
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Winnie was the main character in Tuck Everlasting. The whole story revolved around her.
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Winnie gives the bottle from The Spring 2 a frog and years later Mae and Agnus Tuck come back and find her tombstone. They almost run over a frog and Tuck makes a comment that the frog thinks he will live 4ever which made me think that it is the same frog that Winnie gave the water 2
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tuck everlast is okay because it tells about almost everything in the story and about the spring water wuldnt u like to have some of that i wuldnt becuz i wuldnt like to be the only one in my family alive n c everyone else gone in heven it wuld be kind of sad :'(
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Winnie Foster gets kidnapped... i think :P
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you can go and find it on quastia.com
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he is depressed and sad and he seems to cheer up alil when he sees Winnie
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around 500 yrs.. kat:) I'm also reading the book in my class. enjoy!
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The argument is similar to the (wheel of Life) a Buddhist concept, and the related Circle of Life- what goes around, comes around- on and on. it is NOT a Christian concept. Oddly this is found in the Lion King, One wonders if this is a Disneyfication grafted on to Tuck- nip and Tuck, so to speak. I …
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in the library
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They lived in treegap /the book took place in the 1880 's
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He feels relieved and great.
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Mae and Tuck returned to Treegap but it was not the Treegap they remembered. The roads were blacktop, the woods were gone and there was a gas station where the Foster's house had been all those years ago. Their horse drawn wagon got many stares. They passed by a new jail with a police car outside of…
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that is cheating get your own cheats
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In the book, Winnie is 10 years-old. But in the movie she is made 14-15 years old because the actor doesn't look like the age of Winnie in the book.
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Mile had a wife and his wife grew older and then Miles Wife ran away with he 2 children's because his Husband didn't grow any older so then Miles was alone
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The climax of the book "Tuck Everlasting" was when Winnie sacrificed herself in the prison for Mae. The resolution is when the Tucks found out that Winnie had died.
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1948 In the film Winnie's grave stone reads 1899-1999.
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The Tucks live in Treegap!
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Well,the major things are Winnie and Jesse are same ageMiles is kinda meanWinnie and Jesse kissThe grandma never speaksthe grandma diesJesse doesnt give her the cantine of water, which means she doesnt pour it on the toadJesse finds winnies gravestone, not Mae and Angus there were all of the same ch…
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Winnie Foster died in chapter 41
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well the yard is very dry and has no fence but the house is like a little cottage and has a little kitchen and a living room and some bedrooms. So the reflect of their personality is that they seem like a great family and two boys that r very sweet also some great people that keep care of their hous…
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well.......when Winnie first mets him he has curly brown hair, isn't wearing any shoes and is wearing suspenders
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Winnie Foster died in the year of 1948
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1948I just saw the movie, the last scene shows her tombstone, born 1899, died 1999
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it was published in 1975 and written by Natalie Babbit
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I don't think so because she never gets any privacy because her mother and grandmother are too protective.
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She doesn't like it, but tries to be optimistic about it.
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Because like a rock on a road, everything passes you by and you just sit there not changing. The Tuck family is unable to change after drinking from the spring. The world just passes them by.
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Go to this link if you want to read Tuck Everlasting for free http://thebestnotes.com/booknotes/Tuck_Everlasting/Tuck_Everlasting01.htmlthis allows you to read from Prologue to Epilogue
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Yes he loved her a lot. He wanted to spend all his life with her and he even said "Ill love u Winnie until the day i die" (he is immortal so he probably never will die)
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The man in the yellow suit wanted to make money from the spring water by selling it to others.
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Things get a little ugly- Granny character either shoots or hits ( using the weapon as a club_ Man in Yellow Suit) ( is he an FBI agent) over the head and he dies- cop killers are guilty of a capital crime! it is not stated he is a cop but the idea is he may well be a detective or FBI man- FBI was f…
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she was suprised because somebody offered her to have sex
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she plan to run away to do anything important
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because she described her house kind of like a prison. She just wanted out. She wanted to see the world. So she ran away and that led her to meeting the tucks.
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she was wearing a shawl pinned shut with an old broach and an old raggedy skirt riding horese back SHOUT OUT TO MEH HOMMY CHRIS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! LOVE YOU EMI
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because hes a nice, and kind soul. but mainly because ot shows that the toad lived forever
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Mosquitos are pests, Trout are game fish and edible besides. Even Albert Schweitzer drew the line at insect pests in his ( Reverence for Lifei).
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The themes in Tuck Everlasting are order vs. disorder, the natural life cycle, independence, greed and love.
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As the Tuck family is immortal, this is a difficult question. it is understood the human adventure part- as evidenced by period props and automobiles is the earlier part of the twentieth century- I believe l9l3 is the year quoted. the Normal family ( Jessie"s has an automobile of this vintage> It…
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The setting of Tuck Everlasting is in Treegap, New Hampshire. It is the first week of August in Treegap.
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it is sharing and kindness.....
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the house was proud because it had a touch-me-not appearance and it was so expensive and so neat it was sorta other worldy. it was organized without a speck
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Company for once in such a long time.
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She feels like an unexpected present.
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There is no possible answer.
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Tuck Everlasting is set in the year 1881. Babbitt never specifies a location but has stated elsewhere that what she had in mind was a cross between the heavily-wooded Ohio frontier which her ancestors had helped to tame in an earlier century and the Adirondack foothills of New York where she was liv…
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first,u stand up with ur arms up stright and confedent second,u sit BACK next,jump UP TROW UR ARMS WIT UR BODY then,tuck ur knees to ur chest while jumping now,grab ur leg pits PULL TO CHEST ALSO,DO NOT SIT FORWARD UNLESS U WNT TO FACE PLANT LAND STRIGHT AND CONFIDENT finally,u got a tuck
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Winnie dies of old age, she never drank from the spring that Jessie gave her, she instead poured that water on the toad, she got married and had two children, she died of old age.
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