Chapter 25: Issues of Race: "To Maycomb, Tom's death was typical. Typical of a negro to cut and run. Typical of a negro's mentality to have to plan, no thought for the future, just run blind first chance he saw. Funny thing, Atticus Finch might've got him off cot free, but wait-? Hell no. You know how they are. Easy come, easy go...Negro always comes out in 'em." (Lee 322).