Atticus Finch Characteristics

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A small town called maycomb is home to the characters of To Kill A Mockingbird. The scout, Jem, Atticus, and Boo Radley are a few of the many characters in the book. Each individual character has many of their own traits, but one that runs through all four of them is they are passionate about the things they believe in and love. Each character grows and so does their passion throughout this novel. Atticus Finch is the father of Jem and the scout, he was passionate about many things, but the one thing he showed most passion for was being true to himself and his kids. In the book he is portrayed as a good man of Maycomb city. Being true to himself and his kids means he will fight for his beliefs and be honest even when things are ugly.…show more content…
Boo is shy and reserved to himself, he doesn’t leave his house and he’s still judged as a monster under false accusations. Boo is passionate about observing. I say this because Boo doesn’t leave his house he observes from inside and stays aware of the things happening around him. Staying in his house away from people and observing is just Boo Radleys way of life. “Having been so accustomed to his absence , I found it incredible that he had been sitting beside me all this time, present.’ He had not made a sound” (Harper Lee 371). The scout is referring to Boo and he is so quiet and observing she can barely realize he was next to her. He is a shy, quiet man but his language is shown through body language. If you observed Boo Radley like he observes Maycomb and the people you would understand his passion. Maycomb is made up with many unique characters, but Jem,Atticus,Scout, and Boo are some of the main characters. Atticus is passionate about staying true to himself and the kids. Jem is passionate about equality. the scout is passionate about her family, specifically her dad and finally Boo Radley is passionate about observing. Each individual character has many of their own traits, but one that runs through all four of them is they are passionate about the things they believe in and
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