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The Birthmark

The Birthmark

by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Birthmark: And While We’re At It, How About Getting a Nose Job? True or False

1. What did Aylmer do in his dream?He watched television and then went to bed. Even his subconscious was pretty boring.
2. In the dream, how deep did the birthmark go?To her brain
3. What does Georgiana tell Aylmer after he relates his dream to her?She tells him that she wants him to remove the birthmark
4. Who is Aminadab?Georgiana’s birthmark. She decided to name it, since they were spending so much time together.
5. How does Georgiana die?She stabs herself in the chest

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