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What does Chillingworth do while Dimmesdale sleeps, and what does his action symbolize?
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Chillingworth interprets correctly that Dimmesdale is in fact the father of Pearl and is overcome with joy. he dances a macabre dance of joy around his sleeping victim.
Posted by jeff-hauge on September 26, 2011 at 3:34 AM (Answer #1)
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