The Scarlet Letter ends with the lasting quote:“On a field, sable, the scarlet letter A, Gules” (216). This is symbolic because it shows that Hester and Dimmesdale's sin will not be forgotten and will follow them to death, however, this may also be interpreted in which the town has forgiven them since the lovers were buried next to each other. I enjoyed the novel immensely and would not change anything about it. I felt each line served a purpose in crafting this nowel and each action and event only helped the reader understand the themes more. My overall feeling of the novel are intrigued and plenty surprised and awed because this novel left a lasting impression that will be imprinted in my mind. I felt that Hawthorne is an interesting
so glad you’ve returned. Did anyone follow you? Don’t forget, you are the only one I have ever brought here” “Good morning Scarlet. I was afraid you would not be here when I got back. No, I wasn’t followed. I made sure to sneak away without being seen.” He gives her a smile. “So, you must be famished. I brought you food and water for a few days. He hands the sack to Scarlet. She opens it to reveal a chunk of brown bread, cabbage, a wedge of cheese, beans, eggs, oats, a thick piece of chicken breast…
The Scarlet Letter Dialectical Journal
By: Nathaniel Hawthorne
Ch.1: “...some fifteen or twenty years after the settlement of the town, the wooden jail was already marked with weather-stains and other indications of age…” (pg.41)
The author uses imagery and is telling the reader about how the jail cell is old and broke down and you can tell it is used a lot.
Ch.1: “But on one side of the portal, and rooted almost at the threshold, was a wild rose-bush, covered, in…