History Literature / TheScarletLetter

11th Nov '15 7:46:34 AM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message


%%* ThePenance

to:

%%* ThePenance* ThePenance: Dimmesdale punishes himself with [[ATasteOfTheLash whippings]], fastings and vigils.
10th Nov '15 2:27:47 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* PublicExectution: Mistress Hibbins' eventual execution.

to:

* PublicExectution: PublicExecution: Mistress Hibbins' eventual execution.



* UglyGuyHotWife: Hester is beautiful, but both Dimmesdale and Chillingworth aren´t.

to:

* UglyGuyHotWife: Hester is beautiful, but while both Dimmesdale and Chillingworth aren´t.
10th Nov '15 2:11:27 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message


%%* AntiVillain: Chillingworth.

to:

%%* * AntiVillain: Chillingworth.Chillingworth. While he wants revenge, he also has used his knowledge of medicine for benefit of the people, forgives Hester, heals her and her child in the prison and then saves Dimmesdale's life. However, he attacks Dimmesdale to torture him as a revenge.



* CassandraTruth: At one point, Pearl suggests that Hester wears the scarlet letter for the same reason Dimmesdale keeps his hand over his heart. Hester thinks this is absurd, but later it is revealed that Dimmesdale has tortured himself by searing a letter "A" over his heart, implying that he ''is'' Pearl's father.

to:

* CassandraTruth: At one point, Pearl suggests that Hester wears the scarlet letter for the same reason Dimmesdale keeps his hand over his heart. Hester thinks this is absurd, but later it is revealed that Dimmesdale has tortured himself by searing a letter "A" over his heart, implying meaning that he ''is'' Pearl's father.



* PublicExectution: Mistress Hibbins' eventual execution.



* RedEyesTakeWarning: Chillingworth

to:

* RedEyesTakeWarning: ChillingworthChillingworth's eyes eventually become red.
10th Nov '15 2:04:11 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* HistoricalDomainCharacter: Mr. Bellingham, Mrs. Hibbins and Governor Winthrop were real. It is unknown whether the real Mistress Hibbins was Bellingham's brother.
8th Nov '15 8:06:49 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* BeardOfEvil: Roger Chillingworth has a beard and is seeking revenge.
8th Nov '15 8:03:22 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

%%* AntiVillain: Chillingworth.
8th Nov '15 12:57:34 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message

Added DiffLines:

* TheAtoner: Hester successfully atones (settling on the outskirts of the village, patiently wearing her letter, and nevertheless managing to earn a living and forgive herself for her sin). Her onetime lover Rev. Dimmesdale tries to atone privately, with tragic results.
7th Nov '15 8:10:35 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message


''The Scarlet Letter'' is an 1850 romance written by 19th-century American author Creator/NathanielHawthorne. It was adapted into a very good silent movie in 1926 with Creator/LillianGish, and a very bad 1995 film with Creator/DemiMoore cast as Hester.

to:

''The Scarlet Letter'' is an 1850 romance written by 19th-century American author Creator/NathanielHawthorne. It was adapted into Among its adaptations, there are a very good silent movie in 1926 with Creator/LillianGish, and a very bad 1995 film with Creator/DemiMoore cast as Hester.
6th Nov '15 12:53:13 PM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message


* TheHeroDies: Hester dies at the ending.



%%* SlutShaming: Half the story.

to:

%%* * SlutShaming: Half Hester is being discriminated by the story.people because of her adultery.
20th Oct '15 7:55:43 AM DoctorCooper
Is there an issue? Send a Message
This list shows the last 10 events of 55. Show all.
http://tvtropes.org/pmwiki/article_history.php?article=Literature.TheScarletLetter