Boo On Trial Essay

408 WordsFeb 29, 20122 Pages
If Boo Radley was put on trial for the murder of Bob Ewell there would be a fight if he was doing it for self-defense or he was out to get him because he was mad and just kill because he was mad at him. The evidence was shown that Bob fell on his knife. The whole story is that Jem and Scout was on their way back from the school and they were walking in the woods to go home and they were followed by Bob Ewell and that he was attacking them and trying to hurt them but he ended up braking Jem arm. If it was not for Boo fighting back and killed Bob but that was accident. So the argument was that Bob fall on his knife but the other one was that Boo killed him. So if Jem and Scout got on the witness stand and tell their story then Boo would be found not guilty but if Bob was still alive he would tell his story and make Boo look bad then he would be found guilty. Hi my name Mayella Ewell and my dad has said that that Tom Robinson has betting me up and raped me. The truth is that it was him but he wanted to blame it on a black man so he will go to jail and not him for doing what he did to me. When court came along I was scared and I had to tell everyone that Tom did it and he need to go to jail for what my dad did to me but I could not tell know one that my dad did it. When the judge called me up I was scared that I might slip up and tell the truth. As I was up there answering questions about what happen and I was asked to show everyone who did it I was “Tom Robinson was the guy who raped and batten me up”. I got so work up I was crying and I tried leaven but I could not go I was just crying and I felt bad by tell be that Tom did and I know that my did it but I could not tell no one and if I did I would be beaten again and I do not what that so I did what I did. Am just happy that all of this is
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