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tapestry
used in
The Scarlet Letter
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tapestry
Used in
The Scarlet Letter
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  • The walls were hung round with tapestry, said to be from the Gobelin looms, and, at all events, representing the Scriptural story of David and Bathsheba, and Nathan the Prophet, in colours still unfaded, but which made the fair woman of the scene almost as grimly picturesque as the woe-denouncing seer.  (not reviewed by editor)

  • He entered the accustomed room, and looked around him on its books, its windows, its fireplace, and the tapestried comfort of the walls, with the same perception of strangeness that had haunted him throughout his walk from the forest dell into the town and thitherward.  (not reviewed by editor)

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as in: the tapestry of my life
as in: the tapestry hangs in the museum
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