3. Miss Maudie Atkinson. Atticus is…. Talented Modest A gentleman “One-shot Finch” A father that Jem and Scout should be proud of . Atticus. “I’m too old for that, son.” P. 118. Scout . “ Atticus can’t do anything…” P. 120.
“I’m too old for that, son.”
“ Atticus can’t do anything…”
“ This modest accomplishment served to make me even more ashamed of him.”
“If your father’s anything, he’s civilized in his heart… I think maybe he put his gun down when he realized that God had given him an unfair advantage over most living things. I guess he decided he wouldn’t shoot till he had to, and he had to today.”
“Well now, Miss Jean Louise, still think your father can’t do anything? Still ashamed of him?”