A brief paper on Ovid’s tale of the consequences of familial impiety.
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With neither friends nor family, Lucy Snowe sets sail from England to find employment in a girls’ boarding school in the small town of Villette. There she struggles to retain her self-possession in the face of unruly pupils, an initially suspicious headmaster and her own complex feelings, first for the school’s English doctor and then for the dictatorial professor Paul Emmanuel. 331 more words
Chapter 17 delves into the relationship between Hester and Dimmesdale, with a focus yet again centering around guilt and sin. As always, Hawthorne tackles this concept with vivid and heavy language. 162 more words