Adultery Quotes In Scarlet Letter

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In this riveting novel, Nathaniel Hawthorne explored the ideas of Adultery and he chose different quotes to express the meanings of the story.
In this quote they are talking about the puritan prisoners and how they were when they were in prison and not just that but there are roses growing just beside the door and its explaining that even though they are prisoners there’s still roses growing near the door.

Hester Prynne wears the scarlet letter for being accused of sleeping with a married man; so she was forced to wear the scarlet letter to symbolize her wrongfulness and so she can feel bad with her infant child.
In the novel, The Scarlet Letter, written by Nathaniel Hawthorne the symbol of the letter “A” changes from adultery, to ability,
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So she basically had done something really wrong. So they gave her this so called scarlet letter which is the letter “A”. She would have to walk around the town with the letter engraved in her dress. That meant that she had to walk around with people calling her names and people saying stuff behind her back and well just walk around with the humiliation. Giving the fact that she didn't wanna say who the child’s father was so it went twice as bad for her.
Hester prynne had done a really bad thing not just for herself but for the whole town everyone saw her as a devil they called her the devils angel because of what she had done. Everyone hated her and her child they made her feel bad about her infant child and just wanted her to drop from the face of the earth. Basically they didn't wanna see her for what she had done and the wrong she had
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On the breast of her gown, in fine red cloth, surrounded with an elaborate embroidery and fantastic flourishes of gold thread, appeared the letter A” (Hawthorne). Basically this quote is explaining that when hester had the baby she became the mark for the scarlet letter she became the town “adultere”. And everyone thought she was a really bad person herself and everyone hated her and saw her called her names and made her feel bad about herself and about her little girl.The ability that she has with the Scarlet Letter is not to much of a good ability but she can still make it good. The way she would use the ability of the Scarlet letter she can use it in a way were it is good. Giving the fact that everyone is talking about her calling her names and more rude remarks, She is still up and running she is not giving anything in she’s still head up and not down she holds her own. And not only that but her only daughter goes against her she loses it but keeps it together not for herself but for her daughter and her husband. She has to stay strong for herself, her daughter, and the girls dad she has to stay strong. In this part of the book not only were they being rude and very disrespectful to hurt. Everyone saw her like the devils angel that was their just to do bad stuff and bring bad to the town because

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