Mrs Grace Merriweather Character Analysis

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Scout first shows growth when she has her contact with racial hypocrisy. The missionary circle vividly conveys to the readers the insights into double-faced white citizens of the Maycomb County. Mrs. Grace Merriweather, a devoted member of the Circle, continues in mentioning about a Christian explorer who helped an African tribe named the ‘Mrunas’. She asserts that they are saved by his glorious help and with the light of Jesus Christ. Ironically, the way she treats the African Americans in her own community is quite different. She makes rude comments on her black maid, Sophy, calling her a “sulky darky” who just ruins your day in your kitchen. In spite of Mrs. Merriweather’s commitment to God, she reveals her hypocritical and condescending

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