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Hawthorne - Hester refuses to speak

The scene takes place around the town scaffold where Arthur Dimmesdale and Mr.Wilson stand. They try to persuade Hester, who is among the crowd around the scaffold, to reveal the name of her daughter’s father. Dimmesdale’ sentences have a double meaning and his words sound as if they were addressed to himself.