He has a crazy imagination and can make many things up. His biological father hasn't been around much when he was younger and his mother married another man, who Dill said was the reason he ran away. Since he felt that they were having far more fun without him around. He felt he was unneeded.
Dill is one year older than Scout and three years younger than Jem. Because Dill is shorter than Scout and frail in appearance, Scout first thinks he is younger than she is.
Dill Harris was modeled after Harper Lee's friend Truman Capote. We are introduced to Dill in the first chapter of the book. He is a welcome visitor every summer for the entire
He is described as rather short for even his young age.
- Quotes "It's just coca cola scout."