TKM Essay - To Kill A Mockingbird Character Analysis Essay Armani Bostic December 4 2014 Character Analysis Mayella Ewell Mayella Ewell\"I got somethin

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To Kill A Mockingbird Character Analysis Essay Armani Bostic December 4, 2014 Character Analysis – Mayella Ewell Mayella Ewell "I got somethin' to say an' then I ain't gonna say no more. That nigger yonder took advantage of me an' if you fine fancy gentlemen don't wanta do nothin' about it then you're all yellow stinkin' cowards, stinkin' cowards, the lot of you. Your fancy airs don't come to nothin'—your ma'amin' and Miss Mayellerin' don't come to nothin', Mr. Finch-" This is the last statement Mayella Ewell made while being the chief witness against Tom Robinson, the man who has been accused of raping her. Mayella Ewell is portrayed in the novel To Kill A Mockingbird as a victim to current society and her family’s status, as well as her father’s unidentified abuse towards her. In her brief appearance in the novel as the chief witness during Tom Robinson’s hearing, Mayella Ewell displays the qualities of one who is lonely, a liar, and a victim. This essay will show that Mayella Ewell possesses the three qualities just mentioned.
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