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Facts in The Minister's Black Veil

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"A PARABLE..."   (The Minister's Black Veil)

Hawthorne explicitly calls this story a parable because he intends to use it to teach a lesson about moral behavior. However, scholars have argued for years about the nature of what exactly is being taught.

"Goodman Gray..."   (The Minister's Black Veil)

Used since Elizabethan times, the titles "Goodman" for men and "Goodwife" for women are the predecessors to the modern titles of "Mr." and "Mrs."

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