Sour Grapes Post Election 2012

Monday, May 2, 2011

To Kill a Mockingbird is a novel by Harper Lee. The book depicts the experiences of a young girl, Scout, and her family in a Southern town. This controversial work deals with aspects of racism, and involves other aspects of violence and alienation,

  • "The one place where a man ought to get a square deal is in a courtroom, be he any color of the rainbow, but people have a way of carrying their resentments right into a jury box. As you grow older, you'll see white men cheat black men every day of your life, but let me tell you something and don't you forget it - whenever a white man does that to a black man, no matter who he is, how rich he is, or how fine a family he comes from, that white man is trash."
    - Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird
    • "Why reasonable people go stark raving mad when anything involving a Negro comes up, is something I don't pretend to understand."
      - Harper Lee, To Kill a Mockingbird
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