Evil In How To Kill A Mockingbird

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Innocence is destroyed by evil, the “mockingbird” comes to represent the idea of innocence. Thus by killing a mockingbird you are killing the innocence of one. In “How to Kill a Mockingbird” by Harper Lee, a metaphor, a sign of a mockingbird keeps on coming up and being said throughout the novel. Many people may wonder, what does the mockingbird mean? Well throughout the novel Atticus brings up the mockingbird and so does Ms. Maudie, the two moral compasses in the novel the girl and guy versions. Atticus keeps bringing up the mockingbird as an innocent bird, or also known as an innocent person. They haven’t done anything though they are on trial, they are different from everybody else such as Boo Radley he has a mental disability and Tom Robinson
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