In Chapter 29, what clues does Lee give the reader about how Atticus feels and what do Atticus's comments tell the reader about his beliefs?

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In chapter 29, we see each character’s reaction to Bob Ewell’s death and what should be done about Boo Radley, who killed Ewell defending Scout.

Atticus originally thinks that Jem killed Ewell.  Scout notices how upset Atticus is.

His age was beginning to show, his one sign of inner turmoil, the strong line of his jaw melted a little, one became aware of telltale creases forming under his ears, one noticed not his jet-black hair but the gray patches growing at his temples....

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