"He was thin and sunburned, this wonderful boy, with a thick mop of curly brown hair, and he wore his battered trousers and loose, grubby shirt with as much self-assurance as if they were silk and satin."
What does self-assurance mean?
Who is being described in these sentences?
self-assurance (n): confidence in one's own ability or character
Jesse Tuck is being described in these sentences.