Quotes about chillingworth being a leech
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Chillingworth Leech Quotes
In these examples, you will see how the author touches on deep psychological and romantic themes, heavily inspired by Puritan New England. Dimmesdale, in the hot passion of his heart! Hatred, by a gradual and quiet process, will even be transformed to love, unless the change be impeded by a continually new irritation of the original feeling of hostility. Else it may be their miserable fortune, when some mightier touch than their own may have awakened all her sensibilities, to be reproached even for the calm content, the marble image of happiness, which they will have imposed upon her as the warm reality. Her intellect and heart had their home, as it were, in desert places, where she roamed as freely as the wild Indian in his woods. The scarlet letter was her passport into regions where other women dared not tread.
The Scarlet Letter by: Nathaniel Hawthorne. Chapter 9 The Leech. Page 2 Page 1 Page 2 Page 3 Page 4. His first entry on the scene, few people could tell whence, dropping down, as it were, out of the sky, or starting from the nether earth, had an aspect of mystery, which was easily heightened to the miraculous. He was now known to be a man of skill; it was observed that he gathered herbs, and the blossoms of wild-flowers, and dug up roots and plucked off twigs from the forest-trees, like one acquainted with hidden virtues in what was value-less to common eyes.