Maudie is played by in the film. The testimony is often emotionally driven, with both Tom and Mayella being drawn to tears through the discussion of what allegedly happened. After the Tom Robinson trial, Jem and Scout have a different understanding of Boo Radley. When she tried to ask Jem how she could say this but then say that Tom got what he deserved Jem yelled at her for bringing up the trial. She grew up at Finch's Landing and moved with Atticus to Maycomb. Uncle Jack Finch Atticus and Aunt Alexandra's bachelor brother who comes to visit every Christmas. As clear as it is that Tom is innocent, it is equally clear that Tom is doomed to die.
Henry Lafayette Dubose is an elderly woman who lives near the Finches. When she says that someone saved them, Mr. . She claimed to have witnessed Bob Ewell's threatening Atticus at the Post Office corner as she was returning from the local Jitney Jungle grocery store. By reading to her, Jem had distracted her so that she could break the addiction. Examples of how Dill is a dynamic character are as follows; at the beginning, Dill tells Jem and Scout that he does not have a father.
From these inferences, it is clear that Dill is an adventurous, humorous, and diverse character. Lee used him as a symbolic example to the rest of us that such a thing could be possible outside of Maycomb, too. As she struggled, her father appeared at the window, calling Mayella a whore and threatening to kill her. All of this information shows that Dill is a dynamic character who is adventurous, humorous, diverse, and a trouble-maker. Though Dill is not the most prominent character in the book, To Kill a Mockingbird, he is one of the most interesting characters in the whole novel.
He is infected by in chapter 10 and goes mad, putting everyone in the town at risk. In order to concentrate on writing Harper Lee gave up her position and moved into a cold-water apartment with makeshift furniture. Scout's class has to bring in Current Events. Dill is freaked out by the Radleys. She struggles with withdrawal symptoms as she slowly dies, and Scout and Jem, forced by Atticus to look after her, look on horribly.
He also has a strong belief in justice, as exemplified when he defends Atticus from the Cunningham mob by having his double barrel shotgun loaded and ready to shoot them. Atticus uses this fact as the cornerstone of his defense strategy, pointing out that the nature of Mayella's facial injuries strongly suggest a left-handed assailant. Horace Gilmer The state attorney representing the Ewells. When the Finches come to breakfast, they learn that they were bought a lot of food including a chicken. Her family name, in the legends of Maycomb County, is synonymous with jackass. This extends to defending a largely unpopular man in Tom Robinson, and not only does he defend, but he defends him so well, that in fact some of the population turns on him.
Racism and Inequality The discussion of Boo Radley brings me to my final point. A halloween was to happen since last year a group of children his Misses Tutti and Frutti's furniture. Maycomb children believe he is a horrible person, due to the rumors spread about him and a trial he underwent as a teenager. Scout is a tomboy who would rather solve problems with her fists than with her head. When thinking back to the novel as a whole, this is obviously the most significant turn of events. Characterization: characterization would be when Boo Radley is described as ghost like, or a hermit. This can be read as a wise refusal of fame.
That night, Jem tells Scout not to antagonize Aunt Alexandra, but Scout objects to him telling her what to do. He has yet to really see the evil in the world. Maybe Dill won't grow up to laugh at the world, but we think he'll grow up with something to say about it. She is very concerned that Scout have a feminine influence to emulate. As Scout grows older she really learns life lessons from listening to Atticus and watching him.
However importantly he shows how prejudice is passed on from parent to child. When Helen came out to see Atticus, she knew what happened almost immediately. Mockingbird has jolted him into new collaborations, with rewarding results all around. Someone saves them and they go home. Finally faced with Boo, Scout doesn't recognize him at first, but suddenly realizes who he is. Jeff Daniels in To Kill a Mockingbird.