Theme Of Adversity In To Kill A Mockingbird

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In Harper Lee’s classic novel, ‘’To Kill a Mockingbird’’, the protagonist, and father of the narrator, Atticus Finch goes through many issues in his attempts to overcome separate forms of adversity, for many different reasons. In order to prevent these difficult situations, Atticus would have to risk his safety, reputation, and life.
Finch had a distorted family life. Widowed only a few years prior to when the story takes place, Atticus worked incredibly hard as a lawyer, in order to support his two children, Jem and Scout. The death of Atticus’ wife not only left a hole in his personality, but as well, a hole in the household, a hole that would never be filled. Despite attempts to bring a female presence into the home, by bringing in his
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