Consider the following interpretations. Supply examples of specific

textual evidence supporting each interpretation. Then compose a cogent thesis statement for each interpretation. 

-"Young Goodman Brown" is an inward psychological journey where Goodman Brown discovers evil in himself but refuses to acknowledge it. 
-"Young Goodman Brown" is a coming of age story about a young man who desires to abandon his faith to have one last "fling," to "taste the forbidden fruit," before settling into a strict Puritan life.
-"Nathaniel Hawthorne wrote "Young Goodman Brown" to expose and denounce Puritan attitudes and hypocrisy.

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