To Kill a Mocking Bird
Taken from my performance for an online competition. I originally acted in it but also made this as a useful by-product.
Voice AgeYoung Adult (18-35)
AccentsBritish (General) North American (General)
Note: Transcripts are generated using speech recognition software and may contain errors.
This is me playing Atticus Finch from To Kill a Mockingbird. This is the court, See, First of all, this case should now have come to try. The state's has not produced one iota of medical evidence to show that the crime Tom Robinson is charged with ever even took place. It is ride instead on the testimony of two witnesses whose evidence has not only been called into serious questioning through cop cross examination, but has bean flatly contradicted by the defendants. Now there is circumstantial evidence to indicate that Mayella you all wass beaten savagely by someone who led almost exclusively with their left hand. Now, Tom Romans, since before you, having taken the oath with the only good hand, he possesses his rights. Now I have nothing but pity in my heart for the chief witness for the state. She is the victim of cruel poverty and ignorance. But pity does not extend so far apart a man's life at stake, which she has done in an effort to get rid of her own guilt. Now I see guilt gentlemen because it wass Jones that motivated her. She's committed no crime. She has merely broken up a time on it. Rigid code of all society. A code so severe that whoever breaks it is hounded from our midst is driven away from us, is unfit to live with. She must destroy the evidence of her offence. But what wass her fence? Tom Robinson, A human being. She must put Tom Robinson away from her. Tom Robinson Wass heard a reminder of what she did now once did she do she kiss a black man? She was white and she kiss a black man. She did something that in all society is unspeakable. She kissed a black man not an old uncle, but a strong young isn't black man No cold Manito before she broke about came crashing down on her afterwards, but