Aunt Alexandra plans to introduce Scout mainly to her missionary circle. She invitations the circle for tea in August. Scout Finch helps Calpurnia serve the tea. She is carrying a costume. Aunt Alexandra instructs Scout to stick with the women. The group talks about an African tribe lately transformed to Christianity after which gossips about their black servants behaving that means after Tom's trial.
Atticus's presence interrupts the circle's gossip. They don’t anticipate him to return residence sooner than his standard time immediately. Scout is aware of one thing is going on. He goes to the kitchen and calls Alexandra. Within the kitchen, he informs Scout, Aunt Alexandra, Miss Maudie, and Calpurnia that Tom Robinson is already lifeless. Right here tried to interrupt from jail and was shot seventeen occasions by the jail guards. This can be a very unhappy and unjust flip of occasions. Right here was harmless of rape and will by no means have been jailed within the first place. Now, after making an attempt to flee his wrongful imprisonment, he’s killed. Atticus asks Calpurnia to accompany him to Tom's home and break the dangerous information to his household. The others rejoin the women for extra tea.
Calpurnia or Cal for brief, is the nanny and Scout and Jem's mom determine. She is the cook dinner of the Finch household and takes care of the wants of the entire family. She is a bit of bit strict and a disciplinarian however caring and loving beneath. She makes fairly a superb effort retaining Scout stay a superb straight man's life.
This was a abstract of To Kill a Mockingbird, Chapter 24; there are 31 chapters in Harper Lee's novel, To Kill a Mockingbird.