Published 11.05.2018 on subject English by Guest

Read the following summary:

In The Scarlet Letter, Hester Prynne is a Puritan woman who is publicly shamed for having a child out of wedlock. She bears the daily scorn without revealing the identity of her childs father. Meanwhile, the towns young minister begins showing increasing outward signs of distress. When Hesters husband, assumed to be lost at sea, returns to town under an assumed identity, he deduces that the minister is indeed the father and sets about plotting his revenge.
Which theme statement best matches the summary?
A. Revenge can be sweet, but forgiveness is sweeter.
B. When we hide from our problems, they eventually catch up to us.
C. Hidden sin is less destructive than that which is exposed.
D. In a world of turmoil, lasting peace can be found in spirituality.