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Essay | The Scarlet Letter

This student essay consists of approximately 3 pages of analysis of The Scarlet Letter.
This section contains 603 words
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The Scarlet Letter

Summary: The essay is about the punishment in which Hester Prynne has to go through in Nathaniel Hawthorne's "The Scarlet Letter." It goes into much deep detail and deep symbolism behind the letter A.
In Nathaniel Hawthorne's novel, "The Scarlet Letter" Hester, a woman living in Puritan times, is sentenced to wear a letter A on her chest. With this A there comes much hatred and pain, yet Hester Prynne is able to overcome these obstacles. She figures out ways to express herself in such a way that is not restricted by the Puritanical code. The people of the colony begin to learn that the A may not only be a sentencing, but instead mean that she is an angel in disguise.

The A on Hester's chest is beautifully made which is ironic because it represents such a horrible sin. The person who designs that A is Hester herself, so she is able to make it however she wants. The letter does not have to be made so that it stands out, but instead Hester chose it to be that way...

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This section contains 603 words
(approx. 3 pages at 300 words per page)
Purchase our Student Essay on The Scarlet Letter
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