Atticus


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9, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- The UNCLE BEN'S Brand, the number-one selling brand of rice in the United States, is thrilled to name Atticus Adducci and his mother Lisa of Denver, Colorado as one of five grand prize winners of the Ben's Beginners(TM) Cooking Contest.
Jean Louise reacts to the knowledge that her father, and perhaps our idealized father, Atticus, is not the same man she remembers and she investigates the ideas of other adults she's known since childhood--Aunt Alexandra, Uncle Jack, and Calpurnia.
A significant aspect of this novel is that it asks us to see Atticus now not merely as a hero, a god, but as a flesh-and-blood man with shortcomings and moral failing, enabling us to see ourselves for all our complexities and contradictions.
The hero of "Mocking Bird", the lawyer Atticus Finch, has a rather patrician air about him, rather like a good-natured landowner in 19th century England, concerned that the more fortunate should care for those who were not so lucky in the community.
There were also individual second place positions for Atticus Walton-Hayfield, Ben Stewart and William Luke, as well as team silver medals for Amelia Hobrow, Ella-Mae Fereday, Lauren Shakell and Amelia Bassnett, Thomas Vince, Ben Stewart, Harry Beverley and Luke Wilkin in the under-12 medley relays; Atticus WaltonHayfield, Alex Vega Flores, William Luke and Caleb Chittem in the under-10 medley relay and Thomas Vince, Caleb Chittem, Harry Lewis and Harry Beverley in the under-12 freestyle relay.
Which is also why it's silly to view the Atticus Finch of"Go Set a Watchman" as the same person as the Atticus Finch in"To Kill a Mockingbird," as many commentators have done.
Lee's Pulitzer prize-winning work is no ordinary novel to the millions who have read it and Atticus is no ordinary protagonist.
Atticus Finch was famously played on screen by Gregory Peck in the Oscar-winning movie adaption.
A QUIRKY new music shop is bringing the Atticus name back to Liverpool, after the indie book shop abandoned ship nearly 20 years ago.
Rose gets married to Atticus despite opposition from her mother and Atticus' father.
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Milos foils Corvus's bid to kill him with the help of gladiator Atticus (Adewele Akinnouye-Agbaje).
Atticus Finch shows courage in defending his unpopular client, even to the point of standing guard all night on the steps of the local jail to prevent a lynching.
He wrote daily to his close confidante Atticus and admitted to a desperate state of mind: "When I am alone, all my conversation is with books, but it is interrupted by fits of weeping against which I struggle as best as I can.