Young Goodman Brown By Nathaniel Hawthorne

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Young Goodman Brown by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Nathaniel Hawthorne’s work Young Goodman Brown reveals how hard it is in the revelation of the harsh realities of the society. The society with is characterized by secrecy. People hide behind the curtains of daily practices and a normal life despite the odd their practices. However, anxiety reveals the realities of people in the community that may come with great prices as for the Nathaniel Hawthorne’s main character Goodman Brown. Viewing the carefully the sense at the beginning of the story and towards the end of the story tells us how much is changed for Goodman Brown’s involvement and perception of the society and all these are the harsh reality.
Scene One Summary
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The stranger offers Goodman the stuff, but he declines to associate with it. He says that he came to the meeting because he had promised and wished not to hold the stuff or rather threatens to return to the village. Goodman reminds the man that he is a devoted Christian with a Christian background and so he is ashamed for associating with him "My father never went into the woods on such an errand, nor his father before him. We have been a race of honest men and good Christians since the days of the martyrs” (Hawthorne). All these are in the wake of the shocking revelation of Goodman’s society. A lot happens in this scenes first; the stranger explains more and tends to have much information about Goodman knowing his father and grandfather. Further forward, Goodman is informed by solid evidence that the society was in a greatly entwined with the evil, a thing of great surprise to him.
Analysis
At the beginning of the narrative, the author introduces us to the main character Goodman Brown. The name Goodman is imagery. As the name suggest, Goodman is positive of the society. In this scene, much is explained in the personality of Goodman. He easily mistakes his goodwill to be spread to everyone in the society, and that everyone is like him. He believes that the people in the society are good and never suspect them of the evil in the forest. This positivity bears the love for the community and for the people who lives in the community. For the love of those in the
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