At school the kids seem to be giving scout a Hard fact due to the fact that Atticus if defending an African American . Cecil Jacobs announced to the whole schoolyard that Scout's father defended niggers
Scout Finch's Daddy defended niggers
You can Just take that back,Boy!
Uncle Jack is not a fan of Scout's Language and warns her. He sits down and talks to Scout about how, those words are not to be used unless , " there's extreme provocation". (79)
You like words like hell damn and hell now, don't you ?
Well I don't ...I'll be here a week, and I don't want to hear any words like that while I'm here.
I reckoned so
The family and Uncle Jack go to the Finch Landing to spend the holidays and Scout isn't thrilled because she will have to spend time with Francis
While at the Finch Landing Scout Gets into a Heated argument with Francis because he calls Atticus a Nigger lover and also say he he's ruining the family. After numerous times of Teasing, Scout Hits him and after words gets spanked by Uncle Jack.
I guess it ain't your fault that Atticus is a Nigger Lover ...
He is not!
Scout explains to Uncle Jack that he wasn't fair with her. He never heard her side of the story. When Uncle Jack did, He was surprised and felt angered for what Francis had done and apologized to Scout .
Francis called Atticus somethin',an' I wasn't about to take it off him .
What was your side of it, Scout?
Well, in the first place you never stopped to gimme a chance to tell you my side of it-..
Jack and Atticus Discuss how this trial will effect the lives of all of them. Atticus knows there isn't anything he can do but he can't bring himself to refuse helping someone who is innocent just because of their skin color.
Atticus, how bad is this going to be ? You haven't had to much of a chance to discuss it".
It couldn't be worse Jack.The only thing we've got is a black man's word against the Ewells'.