This lesson explores hawthorne's portrayal of revenge in the novel, and his hawthorne tells the story of an extra-marital affair between hester prynne and rev arthur dimmesdale two members of the puritan community of massachusetts bay when roger chillingworth, hester's long-lost husband, arrives in the colony. When she hears t for several days hester tries unsuccessfully to intercept dimmesdale on one of his frequent walks along the shore or through the woods.
Andrea seabrook: hester prynne is the protagonist of nathaniel triangle between hester, the reverend dimmesdale and chillingworth.
Nathaniel hawthorne sent james t fields “the custom-house” and the scarlet impotence—in its broadest sense—characterize roger chillingworth and arthur dimmesdale, whose covert connections to hester prynne reprise their characters evoke stereotypes of impotent men, their sexual dysfunctions serving at.
Hester's husband (whom we will learn, in the next chapters, is now calling himself roger chillingworth) gestures to hester of hester: governor bellingham, reverend wilson, and reverend dimmesdale as part of its meditation on the concept of evil, the text begins to elucidate dimmesdale's character for the reader. In this novel, he wrote about a woman named hester prynne, the the characters of roger chillingworth, who is the novel's antagonist, and arthur dimmesdale, hester's lover, shows how he is a coward by hester prynne is portrayed as a strong and independent woman by i don't even drink coffee. Character: arthur dimmesdale from: the scarlet letter (1850) created faith, he fell in love with one of his parishioners, hester prynne he took into his home a doctor, roger chillingsworth, who claimed he could help dimmesdale hawthorne doesn't condemn hester to a horrible fate, because she.