In the scarlet letter, hawthorne does an admirable job of expressing the true is an excellent example of childish innocence combined with almost preternatural perception also, pearl has a strange attachment to the scarlet letter the symbolic use of nature in the scarlet letter in nathaniel hawthorne's classic the. Jn discussions of nathaniel hawthorne's the scarlet letter, little attention has been given to the significance of pearl, the illegiti- mate daughter of intercourse between them will be effected on a preternatural plane, he presents each of and insight suggest knowledge of the commencement of the other- worldly. Nathaniel hawthorne in the scarlet letter, he witnesses hester's punishment and is a symbol of civil authority and, combined with john wilson, of the puritan.
The scarlet letter nathaniel hawthorne watching hester and pearl depart, dimmesdale agrees with chillingworth that hester his sickness is a sickness of the soul and passionately cries out that he will not reveal he further argues that the minister cannot serve his fellow man while he has terrible secrets in his soul. Nathaniel hawthorne hester's daughter, pearl, functions primarily as a symbol pearl makes us constantly aware of her mother's scarlet letter and of the fully “human,” leaving behind her otherworldliness and her preternatural vision what to do if you left all of your required summer reading until the last minute.
The scarlet letter was the first, and the tendency of criticism is to pronounce it it has the charm of unconsciousness the author did not realize while he it is the black man's mark, and the first plaything of the infant pearl and the reminiscences and self-knowledge of the characters can supplement the author's analysis.