Although Jim had recently regained his life and his freedom from slavery, and Huck had regained his friend, Tom was the most happy.  Although Tom gained the least from the excursion as well as managed to get a bullet through his leg he is joyous.  It is also ironic that he was happy that he got shot.  Although most people would be upset and frustrated if they got shot Tom is delighted that he has a battle wound to show off to everyone.  Tom isn't even worried about the fact that he might get an infection or get sick; he is just happy that he had a g



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