To Kill A Mockingbird Thesis Statement

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Thesis Statement
In To Kill a Mockingbird, Mayella is powerful, based on the class, race, and gender. In the book it proves that she is powerful with evidence. Tn the time period where the book takes place, Mayella is a poor white woman who has to deal with her dad abusing her. She would do anything she possibly can to get out of the situation she is in. And that's exactly what she does! She throws herself at Tom. A poor African American man, and when they get caught by Mayella’s father, she decides to take her chance to get away. She tells her father that is was Tom that was all over her. When they take it to court of course in the time period, Tom loses the case and when he tries to run, is shot and killed. Mayella knew what she was doing.

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