To Kill a Mockingbird

chapter 29

What causes the "shiny clean line" on the otherwise "dull wire" of scouts costume ?

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Bob Ewell's knife caused the "shiny clean line" on Scout's costume.

He pointed with a long forefinger. A shiny clean line stood out on the dull wire. “Bob Ewell meant business,” Mr. Tate muttered.


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