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Scout And Jem Jem And Dill
5,958 wordsChapter Summary's of To Kill A Mockingbird Chapter 1: Scout's father, Atticus Finch, studied law in Montgomery while supporting his brother, John "Jack" Hale Finch, who was in medical school in Boston. His sister Alexandra is living at the Landing. Atticus began his law practice in Maycomb, the county seat of Maycomb County, where his office in the courthouse contained little more than a hat rack, a spittoon, and a checkerboard. His first case entailed his defense of two men who refused to plead...
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Jem And Scout Jem And Dill
5,977 words... use. Scout gets him some cornbread to eat and notes mentally that he is now "home. " Jem says that Dill should let his mother know where he is, then he "broke the remaining code of our childhood" by calling for Atticus. Atticus is lenient, however, and calls Miss Rachel to ask if Dill can stay the night, and Scout gets him more food. Miss Rachel appears on the scene and reprimands Dill but allows him to stay. Dill and Jem sleep in Jem's room, which adjoins Scout's room. Late at night, Dill w...
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Jem And Scout Kill A Mockingbird
4,365 wordsChapter 1: To Kill a Mockingbird begins, "When he was nearly thirteen, my brother Jem got his arm badly broken at the elbow... When enough years had gone by to enable us to look back on them, we sometimes discussed the events leading to his accident. I maintain that the Ewell's started it all, but Jem, who was four years my senior, said it started long before that. He said it began the summer Dill came to us, when Dill first gave us the idea of making Boo Radley come out" (9). Only after one fin...
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Scout Jem And Dill Boo Radley
797 wordsAs people grow in life, they mature and change. The main character matures as the novel, To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee, continues. Scout is childish and disrespectful at the beginning of the novel. She is learning from her experiences throughout the novel. By the end of the novel she has come to have a strong concern for the feelings of others, and understanding the world around her. She learns this through her own experiences. Scout matured a lot throughout the novel. Scout shows childis...
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Jem And Scout Scout Jem And Dill
1,217 words... ce show Jem and Scout more pieces of reality and push them closer and closer to the adult world. Jem and Scout continue to ascertain lessons of respect and understanding through relatives, Atticus, and Mrs. Dubose. As the trial creeps closer, Scout and Jem each have to test their self-control in accepting or ignoring the multitudes of "nigger-lover" comments coming their way, by adults as well as children. Scout loses all control when she beats up her cousin Francis, but she does not complet...
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Jem And Scout Scout And Jem
2,431 words11 / 27 / 98 To Kill A Mockingbird By, Harper Lee Maycomb was an old town, but it was a tired old town when I first knew it. In rainy weather the streets turned to red slop; grass grew on the sidewalks, the courthouse sagged in the square. (Lee 9). This environment, as Scout Finch accurately describes, is not conducive to young children, loud noises, and games. But, the Finch children and Dill must occupy themselves in order to avoid boredom. Their surroundings are their boundaries, but in their...
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Kill A Mockingbird Scout Jem And Dill
5,022 wordsEarly Life Born in Monroeville, Alabama, on April 28, 1926, Nelle Harper Lee is the youngest of three children of Alaska Coleman Lee and Francis Lee. Before his death, Miss Lees father and her older sister, Alice, practiced law together in Monroeville. When one considers the theme of honor that runs throughout Miss Lees novel, it is perhaps significant to note that her family is related to Confederate General Robert E. Lee, a man especially noted for his devotion to that virtue. Miss Lee receive...
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