If we don't know anything factual about someone, we should not believe what we hear and prejudge.
What everyone think Boo Radley looks like
Female ideals were much different back then, and were also very controversial.
This is not how little girls should behave! You need to wear dresses, use clean words, be respectful, and be like every other little girl, and be a ray of sunshine for your father!
Black people were underprivileged and treated very unfairly in the 1900s.
He is our guest! Do not criticize what he does!
""Someday, maybe, Scout can thank him for covering her up.” "Thank who?” I asked. “Boo Radley. You were so busy looking at the fire you didn’t know it when he put the blanket around you.” My stomach turned to water and I nearly threw up when Jem held out the blanket and crept toward me."
"Aunt Alexandra was fanatical on the subject of my attire. I could not possibly hope to be a lady if I wore breeches... she said I wasn't supposed to be doing things that required pants... furthermore, I should be a ray of sunshine in my father's lonely life. "
"Atticus said Calpurnia had more education than most colored folks. "