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Essay | The Mad Dog Incident in To Kill a Mockingbird

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The Mad Dog Incident in To Kill a Mockingbird

Summary: Describes how the mad dog incident changed the relationship between Atticus and Scout in the novel To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee. Explores how the incident changed Atticus in Scout's eyes.
An important incident in Harper Lee's "To Kill a Mockingbird" was when `Mad Dog' appeared in the neighbourhood. This incident drastically changed the relationship between Scout and Atticus Finch.

Before the incident occurs, we find that Scout's views of Atticus are based on appearance. She describes him as "satisfactory" but believes that he can't do anything noteworthy. She can't tell anyone that her father is a champion because there is no evidence she knows of to back it up. Atticus is a lot older than the other children's parents and he is too frail to go outside and play with Scout or help Jem practice his football. Instead of going outside and doing physical activities like hunting and playing games, he spends most of his time either at work or indoors reading and teaching Scout.

Scout trusts Atticus and learns almost...

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