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What prompted Jem to go downtown?
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Jem is worried about Atticus and wants to check in and see if he is alright. Atticus has heard about the mob's threats on his client's life (Tom Robinson) and is spending the night by the jail to try to ensure his safety.
Posted by jamie-wheeler on May 17, 2007 at 11:33 AM (Answer #1)
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