The Courage Of Kill A Mockingbird By Harper Lee

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Courage Isn’t Having The Strength To Go On - It Is Going On When You Don’t Have Strength You can have anything you put your mind to through the strength and power of courage, In To Kill a Mockingbird, by Harper Lee, incidents of courage occur abundantly throughout the novel. These courageous moments create a feeling of hope for the reader and have given the novel its prestigious place in American literature. Many of the characters exhibit the bravery and courage that Americans aspire to, which is why the novel has only become more popular over the years. Courage is a major theme in the book and is pervasive throughout the plot as Jem Finch, Boo Radley, and especially Atticus Finch persist in doing the right business even as they continually face daunting challenges, near impossible obstacles, and even personal danger. In the first part of the novel, Jem is very brave and courageous despite his youth. For instance, in one particularly tense chapter, Jem, Scout, and their neighbor, Dill decide to spy on Boo Radley to see what he looks like. They creep up to his house and when they are startled by a noise in the distance, Scout, Dill, and Jem all run away, as most young children would do. However, in his eagerness to escape what the children believe is a monstrous Boo Radley, Jem’s pants get snagged on the fence. Even though he doesn 't want to, Jem realizes he has to face his fears and return to get his pants : “I must go back for my breeches.”(126). This quote shows
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