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To What Extent Is Calpurnia A Good Mother Figure

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I think Calpurnia is a better mother figure than Aunt Alexandra for these reasons; First, because Cal always takes good care of the children. When the sick dog was putting them in danger, she made sure they were in their house and were safe out of the way. Another example of Cal taking care of the kids is when she took them to church with her. Before taking them to church, she bathed Scout and made sure she looked her best because she “didn’t want anyone sayin’ I don’t look after my children” (Lee157). Another reason I think Calpurnia is a better mother figure is because she knows the kids so well. She has been with the family for so long, that she knows their family history. When Aunt Alexandra tells Atticus that he should consider letting
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