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A role model is a worthy person who is a good example for other people A role model can also be defined as a person who another individual patterns his or her behaviour in a particular social role including adopting appropriate similar attitudes Role models do not need to be known personally to the individual role models can be relations legends celebrities and fictitious characters In the novel To Kill a Mockingbird written by Harper Lee Atticus Finch the protagonist is a role model He is a caring neighbour an understanding father and an honorable lawyerAtticus Finch is a role model to his children Jem and Scout because they see him as a caring neighbour Atticus shows generosity to his client and neighbour Mr Cunningham Walter cannot come up with the money to pay him for his service Atticus accepts payment in vegetables and other things with no hesitation even willing to accept nothing at all When Walter Cunningham said Mr Finch I dont know when Ill ever be able to pay you Atticus replied Let that be the least of your worries Walter Lee 27 Atticus also shows himself as a caring neighbour after he lost his case the African-American community stood up for him as he left the court room The next morning Atticus was thanked by a lot of people his back steps were filled with gifts and food Atticus seeing this he was full of tears and gratitude but knowing that times were tough because it was the great depression he said Tell them Im grateful Tell them-tell them they must never do this again Times are too hard Lee 286 This reaction shows that Atticus understands their appreciation but also knows that it is really though and every penny counts he does not think it is fair for them to take care of their family and they should not bother spending their money for him Thus it is manifest
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