"Our mother died when I was two, so I never felt her absence."
Mean Miss Caroline
You cause so much trouble Jean Louise!
"Aunt Alexandra said it. I wheeled around, startled, then turned back to Atticus in time to catch his swift glance at her, but it was too late. I said, "I didn't ask you!"
I Don't want her to leave!
I want her gone!
Are they talking about me?!
"Catching Walter Cunningham in the school yard gave me some pleasure, but when I was rubbing his nose in the dirt Jem came by and told me to stop."
Bold and Funny
"Miss Caroline stood stock still, then grabbed me by the collar and hauled me back to her desk. "Jean Louise, I've had about enough of you this morning," she said."
What did I do?
"You've got to face it sooner or later and it might as well be tonight. We don't need her now." "Alexandra, Calpurnia's not leaving this house until she wants to."
But she's family
My first impulse was to get it into my mouth as quickly as possible, but I remembered where I was. I ran home, and on our front porch I examined my loot. The gum looked fresh. I sniffed it and it smelled all right. I licked it and waited for a while. When I did not die I crammed it into my mouth: Wrigley's Double-Mint."