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What gesture of the Reverend Dimmesdale’s does Pearl repeatedly associate with her mother’s scarlet letter?


Pearl repeatedly associates Dimmesdale’s holding his hand over his heart with her mother’s scarlet letter.


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1. What change in Chillingworth’s appearance does Hester notice when she stops to speak to him?
2. Hester and Chillingworth each pity the other. For what does she say he pities Hester and for what does Hester pity him?
3. For what reason does Chillingworth try to persuade Hester not to reveal his identity to Dimmesdale?
4. What gesture of the Reverend Dimmesdale’s does Pearl repeatedly associate with her mother’s scarlet letter?