The Question and Answer section for The Scarlet Letter is a great resource to ask questions, find answers, and discuss the novel.
That would be Roger Chillingworth.
Her breast, with its badge of shame, was but the softer pillow for the head that needed one. ch 13
In Chapter One, the rosebush itself is an obvious symbol of passion and the wilderness, and it makes its most famous reappearance later when Pearl announces that she was made not by a father and mother, or by God, but rather was plucked from the...