Symbolism In To Kill A Mockingbird And Marigolds

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To Kill a Mockingbird/Marigolds You may encounter things in life that have certain meanings. In the novel To Kill a Mockingbird written by Harper Lee, and in the short story Marigolds written by Eugenia Collier, they both have symbols with significant meanings. Jem and Lizabeth both have a loss of innocence. Their fathers on the other hand, are completely different people. In To Kill a Mockingbird, the most important symbol is the mocking bird. It symbolizes innocence. For instance, Tom Robinson was the mockingbird, because “It’s a sin to kill a mockingbird”. He was killed even though he was an innocent man. Jem was also a mockingbird. Throughout the story, Jem encountered many journeys that caused him to be more mature. For example, he
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