The Four Principal Characters in The Scarlet Letter
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conscience. Chilling worth’s life is ruined by his preoccupation with his cruel search, and he becomes a morally degraded monomaniac. Hester wishes her lover to flee with her to Europe, but he refuses the plan as a temptation from the Evil One, and makes a public confession on the pillory in which Hester had once been placed. He dies there in her arms , a man broken by his concealed guilt , but Hester lives on, triumphant over her sin because she openly confessed it, to devote herself to ensuring a happy life in Europe for Pearl and helping others in misfortune.
The four characters in The Scarlet Letter have outstanding characteristic. This paper concentrates on the four characters’ characteristics. . Introduction. We tend to see Hester as a strong woman of independent mind who bravely, The Scarlet is successful in many ways. Hawthorne uses the even defiantly accepts the punishment which has been assigned her; symbolism to explore the characters’ heart shock in different environments. Dimmesdale as a man torn by a guilty conscience but without the courage to The novel shows varieties of meanings and complexity. Hawthorne has confess his guilt; Chillingworca as a kind of demon who is gradually created each of them with one outstanding characteristics in mind and has destroying himself in his lust for revenge; Pearl as an impish and almost focused almost entirely on developing that characteristic. Although unearthly little girl. 2.1 Hester defenders literary realism may object to an author’s making his characters Hester is introduced as young, tall and beautiful, with an elegant figure, stand for ideas rather than having them behave as ordinary people, Hawthorne is well aware of what he is doing. He is not trying to let the abundant glossy dark hair, a rich complexion, and deep-set black eyes. She readers know his... [continues]
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