The Question and Answer section for The Scarlet Letter is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
Election Day (a religious as well as civil holiday that marks the opening of the year’s legislative session)
Pearl starts screaming and convulsing and points to Hester's chest, where the scarlet letter had been removed. Hester finally has to get up and cross the stream, reattach the letter, and put her hair back under her hat.
Check out the plot summary below and you should be able to pick them out.