Does Hester Deserve To Blame

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Hester is not guilty and she should be able to be completely free and have full custody of her daughter. Hester is a very nice, young woman and her one mistake should not define her as a person. Yes, it is true that adultery is sexual intercourse between a married person who is not their spouse, but she still doesn’t deserve to have her child taken out of her life forever. Hester should be able to keep Pearl because her child shouldn’t have to suffer for her mistakes; Having Pearl around might help Hester realize her mistakes; and Pearl needs a steady mother figure in her life. First and foremost, Pearl is a poor victim of circumstance. It’s not Pearls fault that her she was created under one of her mother’s bad choices. It is obvious that

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