How Does Calpurnia Mature In To Kill A Mockingbird

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Could a young girl live with only one parent. Yes, if many influences are present. Scouts character has matured because of the closet to her. Calpurnia, Atticus and Aunt Alexandra have changed Scout, throughout the book by the various lessons they taught her,that changed her perspective on how she viewed situations and developed her character. Calpurnia, taught her how to interact with others in an appropriate manner and respect the way people act. A specific moment of A lesson given by calpurnia, was when she said “ There’s some folks who don’t eat like us...but you ain't called on to contradict ‘em at the table when they don’t. That boy’s yo’ comp’ny and if he wants to eat up the tablecloth you let him, you hear?”(Lee,39).Calpurnia,…show more content…
“Courage is when you know you’re licked before you begin but you begin anyway and you see it through no matter what.You rarely win, but sometimes you do.”(Lee,149) This quote meanings is, courage is not winning the battle or even participating in it, it means knowing you going to lose the battle, but fighting anyways and dealing with the embarrassment because you know you're in the right,so standing up for the right thing even if society is against it.This teaches to always fight for what you believe is right of fair. Aunt Alexandra, teaches Scout, what a lady is and when it is the appropriate time to be strong and have an opinion and what the family roots are.Aunt alexandra, found out Tom, died while she was attending the missionary circle.“If aunty could be a lady at a time like this,so could I.”(Lee,237)Scout, now understands that sometimes being a lady and understanding the proper etiquette of one at times like that is extremely useful.Alexandra, acting strong proved to Scout, that being a lady is
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