The Scarlett Lateer, Hate Essay

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Scarlet Letter Hate Essay Hate is an emotion people have toward someone or something they extremely dislike. Normally, hate causes conflicts and revenges following with destroying: not only destroys others, but also destroys the person himself. In The Scarlett Letter, Hester, an adorable woman, betrays her husband and gets pregnant with an unknown man. Roger Chillingworth, Hester’s real husband, starts a revenge on Dimmesdale when he finds out Dimmesdale is the gigolo of Hester. Roger’s revenge partially leads to the death of Dimmesdale, and at the same time, destroys himself. Hester is shunned in front of the town people because of her adultery and being silence on who the man she commits adultery to. Her daughter, Pearl, and she get really sick because they have stayed in the jail for a long time. Roger visits Hester in jail as a doctor to ask Hester who the man she commits adultery to. And he declares that he is going on a revenge on that man: “his fame, his position, his life, will be in my hands,” (IV. Interview). Roger Chillingworth finds out Dimmesdale is the man who “steals” his wife: as Dimmesdale’s neighbor, he finds out that Dimmesdale would torture himself; Dimmesdale is the pastor of Hester; Dimmesdale behaves strangely when they meet Hester in the Governor’s Hall. Roger tries to establish somewhat friendship with Dimmesdale so that Dimmesdale would trust him. Roger tries to monitor Dimmesdale’s life in order to find a way to destroy this young man. Roger knows that Dimmesdale struggles with his sin every day that minister wants to die. So Roger decides to try his best to cure Dimmesdale’s body so his spirit would be rotten. Roger uses herbs grown in an unknown and sinful graveyard to indicate Dimmesdale’s unknown sin: “They grew out of his heart, and typify, it may be, some hideous secret that was buried with him, and which he had done better to
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