Revenge Is Not the Answer- Response to Scarlet Letter
Revenge Is Certainly not The Answer
What do you think is worse sleeping with another man's partner, cheating in your husband, or possibly a person who won't let anything stop him until this individual gets his revenge? Personally, i think that anybody who seeks revenge is usually worse. In case you're thinking I'm mentioning the main characters of the story " The Scarlet LetterвЂќ by Nathaniel Hawthorne. The key characters happen to be Hester Prynne (The Cheater), Arthur Dimmesdale (Slept which has a married woman), and Roger Chillingworth (Bent on revenge). If you don't consider me that Chillingworth is the worse sinner then allow me to give you a few reasons.
" 'That old man's revenge has been blacker than my own sin. This individual has violated, in frosty blood, the sanctity of any human heart. Thou and I, Hester, never did so! ' -- Dimmesdale (pg150. В¶6)вЂќ This really is basically saying Chillingworth's revenge is even worse then what Dimmesdale's bad thing. He could have just wiped out him nevertheless Chillingworth choose to do something even more terrible. This individual violated the sanctity of Dimmesdale's center. Personally I do believe that is a thing that a weakened person will do.
" The poor can never forgive. Forgiveness is a attribute with the strong. вЂќ
- Mahatma Gandhi
This quote arrived at my mind whenever I think of Chillingworth. It states that Chillingworth was a very weakened man. In the event that he was a powerful man he'd have pardoned Hester immediately. Instead he decided to keep a grudge on her and Dimmesdale.
Doesn't the bible state that a Christian who does certainly not forgive may reap aggression and the decrease of his endless rewards? This kind of proves that Chillingworth was not doing anything at all holy. In the event he isn't very doing whatever holy there exists only one point left. Having been influenced by " The Black ManвЂќ that's why this individual could carry out all of these bad and bad things and never feel responsible at all. His physical appearance transformed as well. In the beginning of the history he was generously old medical doctor and in the final of the history he...