The Scarlet Letter

“The founders of a new colony, whatever Utopia of human virtue and happiness they might originally project, have invariably recognised it among their earliest practical necessities to allot a portion of the virgin soil as a cemetery, and another portion as the site of a prison.”

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Credits:

  • Adapted from the story The Scarlet Letter
  • Written by Nathaniel Hawthorne
  • Performed by Mary Woods
  • Recorded by Warren Smith
  • Copyright: LoudLit.org.
  • Funding: Gordon W. Draper, for all those who will enjoy this Nathaniel Hawthorne masterpiece.
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About Warren Smith
Warren enjoys, reading, writing, recording audio, working with public domain resources, and generally having a good day.