"You know what we want" another man said. "Get aside from the door, Mr. Finch. " (172) The men want to kill Tom Robinson but Atticus is standing in front of the door. Atticus is not letting the men get into the jail house in order to protect Tom.
“His maddening superiority was unbearable these days. He didn’t want to do anything but go off and read by himself.” (Lee 156) Jem did not want to be social. He wanted to lock out from the rest of the world and just give himself some quiet time. He was fighting himself and was conflicted inside.