Once you have a drop of Negro blood, that makes you all black
Scout, Jem, Atticus and Aunt Alexandra discuss the mob's attempt to lynch Tom Robinson at the breakfast table.
the court appointed him (Atticus) to defend this nigger
but Atticus aims to defend him. That's what I don't like about it
Scout, Jem and Dill go out to the front porch and observe the scene before them, Mr Raymond drinking out of sack, and converse with Ms Maudie and Ms Stephanie
Scout and Jem discuss the ancestry of Maycomb and the Finches while making their way to the courthouse.
As Scout accidentally gets separated from Jem and Dill, she overhears two spectators of the court talking about Atticus. She is confused with why they didn't want him to aim to defend Tom Robinson when he was appointed to.
The children meet Reverend Sykes and follow him to the balcony, where four Negroes gave them their front-row seats.
Mr Heck Tate was already on the witness stand beside Judge Taylor when the children sat down.