Mr. Radley found him shameful and locked him in the house for fifteen years. One night, Boo stabbed his father in the leg. According to town gossip, Miss Stephanie Crawford, he “...drove the scissors into his parent’s leg and pulled them out, wiped them on his pants and returned to his activities” (13). Although, this
They are told that the person that lives there is named boo radley and that he an evil monster who has been locked up in his house for the rest of his life because he stabbed his father with scissors when he was young. “Boo was about six-and-a-half feet tall, judging from his tracks; he dined on raw squirrels and any cats he could catch, that 's why his hands were bloodstained” (Lee 65). This quote shows the way the people of the village looked at Boo Radley even though they have not actually seen it for themselves. Throughout the story, there are not many people who have encounters with Boo Radley.
I cannot believe how Walt is the one who supports me the most after I tried stealing his Gran Torino. It was a quite night sitting outside with my sister when my cousin’s gang arrived that night. I knew they were going to cause trouble and in less than a minute I got tackled and being forcefully dragged to the car, Luckily Walt was there with a gun or I would have been murdered by my own cousin. He protected us but he still didn’t like us then, we got told to get off his lawn.
Felton, as a sophomore, has just grown seven inches over the summer going into his junior year and Andrew is 13 and he can play the piano very well. Felton was the son of a professor at a college near by. When he was five he went into the garage he found his dad dead hanging from a rope. He gets picked on a lot at school and he gets called squirrel nuts because he is always fidgety. Felton has always been small until he grew seven inches.
In the novel, Harper writes that the windows and doors at the Radleys house are always closed. The Radleys are never seen out and about in the town, they even do church at their house. Another reason I believe this is because the kids are scared of them. Since they live in a small town, rumors spread quick. Maycombs citizens have heard that when he was 33, Boo stabbed his father in the leg with a
Boo Radley is a mysterious recluse who was known for being a delinquent as a teenager. Many people in Maycomb believed the fabrications made about Boo because he isolated himself, a predilection that was unacceptable in Maycomb (Lee 11). The town created a fictitious profile of Boo and misjudged him. In the beginning of the novel, Boo Radley was portrayed as a monster that sparked the interest of Scout and Jem as they made various attempts to try to get Boo to leave his house. As the novel progresses, Scout and Jem realized that “Boo Radley's stayed shut up in the house all this time … because he wants to stay inside" (Lee 304).
I started to bite my nails that year; and I hated my name that year. Thankfully, I did not have any kids from my second-grade class in my third and fourth-grade class and I was saved from another two years of harassment. However, my fifth-grade class was not as pleasant. The boys in my class were the most horrible kids. A boy named Jace was especially cruel towards me, always teasing me and calling me ugly names, but his friends were also my friends and I had no alternative but to learn to live with it.
He keeps all the stuff that he finds from the dumpster stored in their house. Sometimes he would search in dumpsters in front of Clare’s school. Embarrassing her in front of all her peers, sounds like a Disney movie to me. This part isn 't so Disney, her mother died by committing suicide and Clare still gets nightmares about it. One day while on one of her father’s
He was your typical teenage boy that came from a broke family. He came from a family where he watched his dad bang up his mom when she was pregnant with his little sister, he watched his dad not come home for days, and he watched as a young boy his family fall apart day by day. He grew up in low income apartments, hardly ate a meal everyday. He grew up in the streets and he wanted to be like those gang banger kind of people. By the age of 10 he had already ran around the city with the gang and he was already doing and consuming everything they were.
On October 10th their uncle, Ben Mc Cammon reported to the police that they were missing. The day afterwards Leslie had gone to report the crime. Arnold was arrested was stayed in prison until he and another inmate had escaped in July 1967. They broke out by cutting through the window bars of the prison’s music room. The two were then picked up at a bowling alley and driven to a bus station and left on a bus to Chicago.
The hard life of Vin Gage: Personal Information about him: His name was at first known as Phillip Hunter. His father 's name is Chris Hunter he was a Car Mechanic and his mother was a Nurse her name was Samantha Collins . His dad and her died when he was 8 years old. His mom was shot in a drive-by from the notorious gang so called " Ballas" as they thought she was somebody else while he was with her going to the supermarket since then his dying father told him :"Son, Life ain 't fair.
Gary Ridgway was born on February 18, 1949 to Thomas Newton and Mary Rita Ridgway. He was the middle child of 3 boys. He was a quiet boy who didn’t have many friends. He grew up in a violent environment and also wet the bed until he was 14 years old. He had inappropriate feelings towards his mother, yet also hated her and dreamed of killing her.
Johnny killed a guy in self defense thinking he would get the electric chair. While the socs beat up many greasers and almost killed one without even having to worry about any punishments. In 2012 something similar happened when a kid named Ethan Couch killed 4 people, violated 5 laws, and only ended up with 10 years probation and rehab at a vacation resort. When S.E. Hinton wrote The Outsiders, she understood that there are many inequalities under the law that severely affected lower class and upper class people. These inequalities are still around today, as shown by the Ethan Couch situation.