The Return of the Stupid Question

12 Mar

Lately I’ve been showing my ignorance through vocabulary words, but today I bring you another in the series of things I just don’t get, but probably should.

If my endnote is correct, Election Day was the 50th day of Easter which would fall on a Sunday every single year, and yet the townspeople were thrilled to be off work and school for the holiday.  Did they work on Sundays, or is this just a little “oopsie” on Hawthorne’s part?


Posted by on March 12, 2012 in The Scarlet Letter


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2 responses to “The Return of the Stupid Question

  1. Adriana @ Classical Quest

    March 12, 2012 at 8:53 am

    Wow Christina maybe you are the first to catch a TSL blooper. How cool would that be!

    • Christina Joy

      March 12, 2012 at 6:12 pm

      Pretty awesome. Now, can someone just verify that I’m right? You have no idea how fun it would be to have something to hold over Hawthorne’s head.


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