Author: Harper Lee Irelind Marotte 9/27/2019 Section: B
“We decided that it would be nice for you to have some feminine influence” (127). This quote shows Aunt Alexandra reprimanding Scout for her lack of girlishness. Even though it’s not implied that she is talking about her clothing, it shows that she wants to give her a girly influence because of the way she looks. Scout did grow up without a mom, so Aunt Alexandra wanted to fill that void.
“When I passed the Radley place for the fourth time that day-twice at a full gallop-my gloom had deepened to match the house” (28). This quote shows how Scout sees the house as gloomy and when she walked past it, it changed her mood and she became gloomy as well.