“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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- 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.