When she had died, he noticed how brave the woman was, even though most people did not like her. Jem learned that even though people can be mean, they are still people and should be respected. To replace this word with something less offensive is censorship. Dubose sent them away because it was time for the old woman's medicine. Dubose dies just a little longer than a month later. Sometimes the alarm didn't ring at all but they would be set free anyways. It is insulting to change the past with a version that is easier to stomach.
The truth is always best. Instead of hunting, he sits and reads inside. Dubose miss counted so Jem and Scout had to go there to read to her extra weeks. They didn't meet Atticus at the corner of the post office that day. His punnishment, was that he had to go over to Mrs. He learned that even if people might not like you, that person can have great characteristics that are hidden in oneself, and maybe that same person does not know how good it can be. So for another week, Jem and Scout listened to the abusive Mrs.
What was and is the Ku Klux Klan? But later for Jem to find out, Mrs. You can customize the printable with the options shown below, or you can just click the Build Printable button to create it now! He didn't want to, but Atticus insisted that he do it, and so the next day he and Scout went to Mrs. While Jem was gone, Atticus talked to Scout about the case. Dubose made a comment that hit home. When Atticus returned from Mrs. Dubose died Jem realized that the woman was sick. Every time Scout and Jem walk past, she shouts at them.
Atticus insisted that he read for one more week. Dubose, who didn't have any more fits. In the end, Jem had to read to her for a whole month. But the time got longer after a while until, one afternoon, he read almost two hours. Dubose said this to Atticus. The dog crumples into a heap.
Why is Scout pleased when Jem fights her back? Scout wants to tell everyone in school about the incident, but Jem tells her not to. Jem lost it and took Scout's baton and started hitting Ms. Jem, very furious and filled with rage, pulled her hair so that she would quiet down and because he had to get rid of the anger in some way. Later, she points out to Jack that he didn't even give her a chance to explain, that Atticus always listens to both sides before he decides which person is guilty. His punishment finally ends, and Mrs.
Dubose's house reading when Atticus came to the door. How does Jem feel about this? Dubose insisted on him to read for her. They were ecstatic to be free to enjoy the spring without the daily burden of Mrs. How does Jem react when Atticus tells him to go home, and why? It was then that Scout noticed that they'd been staying a little bit longer every day. When he came home, he had Scout's broken baton and some camellia buds in his hand. Scout was screaming by that time and he grabbed her by the hair and told her to hush or he'd pull every hair out of her head.
Chapter 12 -Summer has arrived, but Dill isn't coming due to his mother getting remarried. She began ranting about Atticus defending Tom Robinson and then went on to say that he was no better than the trash he represented in court. One day her cantankerousness becomes too much for Jem, though, because she is shouting cruel things about Atticus and his defense of Tom Robinson. Dubose had also asked him to come every day for a month and read to her for two hours. When Jem came home, he said, sounding confused, that Mrs. Gilmer tricks Tom into saying that he felt sorry for her, which might lose the trial for him. She would always tell on Jem and Scout.
You say good afternoon, Mrs. After her death, he realized that she was sick. Atticus and the sheriff, Heck Tate, drive up, and the sheriff gives Atticus the gun. Chapter 16 -Everybody is gathering around for the trial. The dog is so close to the Radley house that a stray bullet might go into the building.