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Mark Twain

Mark Twain is best known as the author of The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and its sequel The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn. Praised for his humour and his exceptional wit, he is regarded by many as America's greatest humorist and the father of American literature. He was born shortly after an appearance of Halley's Comet, and mused that he might go out with it as well - and, the day the day after the comet returned, he did.

Personality Profile For Mark Twain

Mark Twain

The following is a personality profile of Mark Twain based on his work.

Mark Twain is unconventional and boisterous.

He is laid-back, he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. He is intermittent as well: he has a hard time sticking with difficult tasks for a long period of time. But, Mark Twain is also empathetic: he feels what others feel and is compassionate towards them.

More than most people, his choices are driven by a desire for discovery.

He is also relatively unconcerned with tradition: he cares more about making his own path than following what others have done. Considers helping others to guide a large part of what he does: he thinks it is important to take care of the people around him.


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