They will never find it in their hearts to spend money on something unique and beautiful. Hammered metals, marble, stone, fabric textures will all be dismissed in favor of cheap linoleum and off white paint. Luxury Beauty -
Before Huck boards the raft, he describes that it is safe to travel because the night was "black". The idea that black is safe and white is evil is a recurring theme and symbol. The white, or day, was not safe to travel, while the black night was.