This builds Jem's character and later decisions that he makes. Many of the neighbors try to help save the things inside of her house, but lots of it burns to the ground. Simply because we were licked a hundred years before we started is no reason for us not to try to win. We found significance in this because, Dil latter developes the Boo Radley incident. It sounds like the person behind them is wearing thick cotton pants.
The section before her entrance, a history of Maycomb, is very long, and she decides to squat down inside her costume to rest. I strongly advise you to go down and have a talk with Mrs. So who is the mockingbird? Scout hears it too, but thinks maybe it's just Cecil again. He gave us two soap dolls, a broken watch and chain, a pair of good-luck pennies, and our lives. In a sense, literature is sort of like decorating. In chapter 4, S … cout finds apresent in the knothole for the first time and scout, dill and Jembegin playing the Radley game again.
Atticus is teaching Jem right morals. The next time they stop walking, the footsteps behind them suddenly quicken into a run. She is thinking of returning to get them, when Jem stops her because he hears a strange noise. Ewell meant to seriously harm or kill the children. As seen before in the case of the Ewell's, who are allowed to hunt in season, the law must be bent in order to protect certain people; in this case Boo needs protection. To Kill a Mockingbird Important Event 2 Scout introduces the reader to Walter Cunningham, a very poor boy from a big family that got hit hard by the Great Depression. You know the truth, the truth is this: some Negroes lie, some Negroes are immoral, some Negro men cannot be trusted around women, black or white.
Maybe things'll strike him as being - not quite right, say, but he won't cry, not when he gets a few years in him. The form of prejudice is in class distinction, this is when scout says 'miss his a cunnigham' this family was quite poor and everyone knew that they would not take money they could not payback therefore he would not touch the teachers rubish and everyone knew why was because he was of a lower class. The next day they find the knothole filled with cement. Dill has a drink of Mr. This was one way that Lee showed the importance of courage.
Some include the rabid dog incident, Fire in the street, racism and social prejudice, trial and death of Tom Robinson, Attack on Scout and Jem, and many many more. This shows how helpless families were, and that it was impossible to stand up to corrupt ideas. Scout goes to Miss Maudie and Calpurnia to question them about their father, but nothing as important as what he is going to do. When a mad dog is in the street, Atticus gets handed a rifle to shoot the dog. The characters in To Kill a Mockingbird are no different.
Back then African Americans did nothave a good education so Atticus let Calpurina borrow one of hisbooks so that she could teach Zeebo how to re … ad. She gets to her feet, and forgetting the tire, flees back home. When he does, Jem and Scout are dumbfounded that he was cappable of this. Jem's hand tries to pull her, but she is tangled up in her costume. Read to see how one writer tackled the topic. Given all the injustices he had experienced in his life, Tom did not think it possible that his case would be appealed or that the outcome would be favorable.
In chapter 2, Scout goesto school and attempts to explain the pride of the Cunninghams toher teacher, Miss Caroline. Originally I had my mind set on creating a Facebook page to complete this Technology Presentation assignment. I think I'm beginning to understand why Boo Radley's stayed shut up in the house all this time it's because he wants to stay inside. Ewell, not realizing that the sheriff is trying to protect Boo. There are numerous significant events that occurred throughout thenovel. You know, stuff like examples from the story and quotes from the characters.
Jem and Scout ignore it and move on. Just as Jem and Scout grow up in a household valuing fairness and equality, and therefore adhere to such morals. Why is Calpurnia in charge if Jem and Scout? The one place where a man ought to get a square deal is in a courtroom, be he any color of the rainbow, but people have a way of carrying their resentments right into a jury box. Major Events: Key events that took place in the book and captured my attention. I think I'm beginning to understand why Boo Radley's stayed shut up in the house all this time. Scout says she will never forget that gesture.