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Flashcards in the scarlet letter part 2 Deck (13):
1

Good Master Dimmesdale, the responsibility of this woman's soul lies greatly with you" ironic because

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2

Never! It is too deeply branded. Ye cannot take it off. And would that I might endure his agony, as well as mine!

Hester Prynne
represents Hester's love for Dimmesdale

3

Dimmesdale suffers from doing what

fathering Pearl

4

Dimmesdale destroys himself through

guilt

5

the sin of passion is committed by whom

Dimmesdale and Hester

6

what is the wholesome cup

confession

7

confession is good ....

for the soul

8

what is the title for chapter 4

the interview

9

cuckold

man whose reputation is besmirched because of wife's shame

10

what is chapter 5 called

hester at her needle

11

what is chapter 6 called

pearl

12

"But sometimes, once in many days, or perchance in many months, she felt an eye--a human eye-- upon the ignominious brand, that seemed to give a momentary relief, as if half of her agony were shared"

Dimmesdale's eye

13

"They averred, that he symbol was not mere scarlet cloth, tinged in an earthly dye-pot, but was red hot with infernal fire, and could be seen glowing all alight, whenever Hester Prynne walked abroad in the night time. "

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