The Scarlet Letter

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What happens when a personal sin becomes exposed to the entire world?:

What happens when a personal sin becomes exposed to the entire world?

The life of a woman comes crumbling down.:

The life of a woman comes crumbling down.

“A”:

“A” Hester Prynne is forced to wear a scarlet letter

We see feminism arise surrounding the scarlet letter. :

We see feminism arise surrounding the scarlet letter. feminism

Hester Prynne is much different than all of the other women. :

Hester Prynne is much different than all of the other women. different is Hester

Hester takes care of herself and Pearl on her own.:

Hester takes care of herself and Pearl on her own. on her own

She does not rely on any man to help her. :

She does not rely on any man to help her. n o man

Hester does not just confine herself to her home all of the time.:

Hester does not just confine herself to her home all of the time. She is independent. independent

Everyone stares at Hester no matter where she goes. :

Everyone stares at Hester no matter where she goes.

She is like a bird, soaring from her old, ordinary life.:

She is like a bird, soaring from her old, ordinary life.

Hester has a voice, and doesn’t let the fact that she is a female put her down. :

Hester has a voice, and doesn’t let the fact that she is a female put her down.

We see Hester start out timid among the shame of the scaffold…:

We see Hester start out timid among the shame of the scaffold… start out timid

Then she grows into the courageous and powerful woman that she is.:

Then she grows into the courageous and powerful woman that she is.

Hester is a symbol to women. :

Hester is a symbol to women.

Hester teaches the other girls in her area to express their true selves.:

Hester teaches the other girls in her area to express their true selves. express

To not feel ashamed because they are women:

To not feel ashamed because they are women they are women

In writing this book…:

In writing this book…

Did Nathaniel Hawthorne want to express his love for feminism to his readers?:

Did Nathaniel Hawthorne want to express his love for feminism to his readers? express his feminism Nathaniel Hawthorne

You decide…:

You decide… “A”

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