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Flashcards in Ch 17 Scarlet Letter Deck (10):
1

Wonted

Accustomed

2

Penitence

Regret for ones wrongdoings or sinning

3

Interpose

To intervene

4

Contiguity

State of being in contact; state of being in close proximity

5

Misanthropy

Hatred, dislike, distrust of humankind

6

Vestige

Mark, trace

7

Nigher

Nearer; to approach

8

They saw their sin as

Fulfillment of natural law
REWORD

9

Hierarchy of

Sin

10

Pearl, not being experience sin society represents

The natural world and thus truth