The Scarlet Letter

Identify the sin of Hester, Dimmesdale, and Chilliingworth

What are the consequences of the sin on the person's life and character?

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Hester's sin was adultery. She is forced to wear the scarlet letter A on her chest. Hester bears this sin with a humble patience. She loves Pearl, the result of the sin, and regards her communion with Dimmesdale as an act of love.

Please submit each character one at a time.