Jem Empathy Quotes

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Then, there is Jem Finch, also known as just Jem. Jem is exceedingly brave and shows a lot of growth and empathy throughout the novel. Jem is the older brother and he is going through puberty and now he shows it through some of the novel. Growth and empathy are shown various times throughout the novel. “It ain 't right, somehow it ain 't right to do 'em that way. Hasn 't anybody got any business talkin ' like that—it just makes me sick." (294) This quote shows growth and empathy because Jem is distraught that Tom has been convicted. Jem is mad that Atticus lost. He has also become emotionally interested in the trial, so his sadness is partially the outcome of his anger at the injustice and the outcome of the empathy he would developed for Tom

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