The residents of Maycomb react to Tom's death.
Vocabulary All page numbers refer to the Warner Books Edition: December, 1982.
"A roly-poly had found its way inside the house (p. 241)."
"Jem was scowling (p. 241)."
"...but when it comes down to the line the veneer's mighty thin (p. 243)."
Allusions All page numbers refer to the Warner Books Edition: December, 1982.
Maycomb had lost no time in getting Mr. Ewell's views on Tom's demise and passing them along through that English Channel of gossip, Miss Stephanie Crawford (p. 244)."