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The Scarlet Letter

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Symbolism of the Door

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What is the significance of the oaken door that serves as the entrance to the jail?

A

It represents the crushed dreams of society.

B

The door represents the passageway between heaven and hell.

C

It is a symbol of crime.

D

It represents the strength of the Puritan justice system.

E

The door represents the harsh, strict nature of Puritan punishment.