Unformatted text preview: of the jailhouse that there is some hope . The city in which the chapter takes place is Boston, Massachusetts on prison lane . During the time, the Puritans made up the majority of the people and because of this, there was a strict discipline conducted for many wrongdoings . This is how Hester gets the SCARLET LETTER . She is paraded through the marketplace with this mark of shame that she now bears on her chest ....
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- English, Badge of shame, sweet moral blossom, Aaron Kravitz, jailhouse