To Kill A Mockingbird Character Analysis

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To Kill A Mockingbird In To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee, Atticus Finch tells his kids “You never understand a person until you consider things from his point of view… until you climb into his skin and walk around in it.” In the book it is based on a small town called Maycomb which is in Alabama. It is a small town where everyone know everyone and everyone knows about what everything others are doing. Throughout the book the main character also who is the narrator, Scout makes great changes such as, showing empathy, losing her temper, and also being less judgemental. In To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee shows how Scout makes a change for the better of herself and for Maycomb. Once Scout changes for the better she is understanding more about why people are how they are and also why things happen the way they do. In To Kill a Mockingbird, Harper Lee shows how Scouts empathy changes throughout the book. In the beginning of the book Scout had no empathy toward Boo Radley. At first, Scout does not understand empathy and what you're suppose to do when dealing with people. She does not understand Boo Radley from his side of the situations. For example, Scout says “We thought it was better to go under the high wire fence at the rear of the Radley lot, we stood less of a chance of being seen”(Lee 69). Like stated, Scout is not seeing why Boo Radley is the way he is she is just curious about what he is doing and why he stays inside. She does not understand why he stays inside
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