"I never deliberately learned to read, but somehow I had been wallowing illicitly in the daily papers"(Lee 23)
“I'm Charles Baker Harris. I can read.
In this scene where Scout argues with Miss Caroline, it shows how intelligent scout is and how often she defies authority .
In this scene Scout punched Francis in anger.“This time, I split my knuckle to the bone on his front teeth”(Lee 112) It shows how easily angred Scout can be and how unladylike she is.
In this scene, Scout meets Dill and when he tells her he can read she doesn't think it is very cool. It shows that she doesn't really care that other people can do the same things as her only if she can do those things better.