Goodman Brown was considered was a man of innocence, “replied the young man, with tremor in his voice” from this description it gives hint that Goodman Brown has never really explored there fore he still has his innocence. As he traveled through the gloomy woods, he knew what he was going to see, but still wanted to witness what happens in the ceremony at the same time he wanted nothing to do with the...
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...s going, also so we are able to feel his urge to leave the forest to get back to faith. Repetition is used when Goodman Brown states “Too far! Too Far” letting the reader know that he frightened of the of where he is being taken. Reading the story I find that there are plenty of similes such as “Mingled with fine wheat and the fat of a new-born babe” this is important because it shows the evilness of the old man who when talks to Goodman Brown begins to loosen his faith.
The tone of the story is anger, loss of innocence, and truly deep rooted evilness. This helps develop the stories central idea that no matter how strong your faith is you can become corrupted if you fall for the temptations. In the end, it 's clear that Goodman has lost all faith, has anger built up inside of him. Also Faith has lost all her innocence after being part of the ritual in the forest.
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