Scout Unreliable Narrator

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Scout(Jean Louise) is an adventurous young girl who narrates the story To Kill A Mockingbird. She stands as an unreliable narrator because of her actions while eating dinner with a past friend. Mr. Caroline offered Wallter a penny for lunch but he refused to take it. In response to other students telling Scout to talk, she stepped in and tried to explain why the Cunninghams don’t borrow from others. The planned backfired as Ms. Caroline thought it was an insult to the Cunninghams. Scout showcased being an unreliable narrator when she had a conversation with Calpurnia, “‘He ain’t company, Cal he’s just a cunningham.’ ‘Hush your mouth! Don’t matter who they are, anybody sets foot in this house’s yo’ comp’ny, and don’t you let me catch you remarkin’

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