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Let men tremble to win the hand of woman, unless they win along with it the utmost passion of her heart!

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Source Notes: The Scarlet Letter (chapter 15, "Hester and Pearl") (1850). The narrator makes this exclamation in describing the unhappy marriage of Chillingworth and Hester.

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Nathaniel Hawthorne (July 4, 1804 May 19, 1864) was a 19th century American novelist and short story writer. He is seen as a key figure in the development of American literature.

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