To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee (Test)
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I won re-election to the state legislature without opposition
My arm healed fine and I was still able to play football
I am the only kid who sees and speaks to Boo Radley
I'm Described as a "pocket Merlin" and a "Stray dog"
I am much older than I appear to be
I am 25 years old, married with three kids
I sometimes slip a little extra booze into my cake recipes
My nephew comes to stay with me every summer
I am the biggest gossip in the neighborhood
As a teen, I was charged with a variety of crimes, including disorderly conduct
Apparently, I'm just as cold, reserved, and cruel as my deceased father
I sometimes seem to be napping, but I'm still taking everything in
To protect Boo Radley , I'm going to lie about the physical evidence I found
I have a very spoiled grandson named Francis
I've never accepted charity/hand-outs and I never will
I'm a doctor who doesn't really understand children
I die free and have the respect of Atticus and, later ,Jem
I make sure those finch kids have good seats during the trial
After her husband's death, I offer a job to Helen Robinson
I won the case against Tom Robinson
I lost my W.P.A. job because i'm too lazy
I'm nineteen-and-a-half years old
"I wish Bob Ewell wouldn't chew tobacco."
"Simply because we were licked a hundred years before we started is no reason for us not to try to win."
"Your aunt's doing me a favor...I can't stay here all day with you, and the summers going to be a hot one."
"This is their home, sister.We've made it this way for them, they might as well learn to cope with it."
"That boy's yo' comp'ny and if he wants to eat up the table cloth you let him, you hear."
Mrs. Dubose said
"So you brought that little sister of yours, did you?"
Scout Finch said
"Look, it ain't worth it, Jem. A licken' hurt but it doesn't last. You'll get your heard shot off, Jem. Please"
"After all, if Aunty could be a lady at times like this , so could I."
"Yes, sir, I understand...Mr. Tate was right...it'd be sort of shootin' a mockingbird, wouldn't it?"
Mrs. Merriweather said
"Living in that jungle with nobody but J. Grimes Everett. Not a white person'll go near'em but that saintly J. Grimes Everett."
Miss Maudie said
"...I'll say this: Atticus Finch is the same in his house as he is on the public streets ."
"The very idea, didn't yow know his nickname was Ol' One-Shot when he was a boy?"
Miss Caroline said
"Iwas just walking by when it crawled out of his hair...Just crawled out of his hair-"
Tom Robinson said
"Yes, suh. I felt right sorry for her, she seemed to try more'n the rest of 'em-"
Dill Harris said
"I know all that, Scout. It was the way he said it made me sick, plain sick."
Judge Taylor said
"People generally see what they look for, and hear what they listen for, and they have the right to subject their children to it..."
Heck Tate said
"******** it, I'm not thinking of Jem!"
"Don't yawl come over here for a while."
Mayella Ewell said
"Your fancy airs don't come to nothin'-your ma'amin' and Miss Mayellerin' don't come to nothin', Mr. Finch-"
Arthur Radley said
"Will you take me home?"
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