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The Scarlet Letter
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The Scarlet Letter
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  • Therefore, as a man who has not thought and philosophised in vain, I seek no vengeance, plot no evil against thee.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • All that dark treasure to be lavished on the very man, to whom nothing else could so adequately pay the debt of vengeance!  (not reviewed by editor)

  • Even if I imagine a scheme of vengeance, what could I do better for my object than to let thee live—than to give thee medicines against all harm and peril of life—so that this burning shame may still blaze upon thy bosom?  (not reviewed by editor)

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