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The Birthmark

The Birthmark


by Nathaniel Hawthorne

The Birthmark: Hey, I Wouldn’t Want to Call It a Big, Hairy Mole Either Quiz

Think you’ve got your head wrapped around The Birthmark? Put your knowledge to the test. Good luck — the Stickman is counting on you!
Q. What is Aylmer?

A better name for a country than a person
A physician
A bartender
A scientist
Q. What did Aylmer recently do to Georgiana?

He gave her a physical
He got her drunk
He combined her with a polymer in a Petri dish to make Pollyanna
He married her
Q. Where is Georgiana’s birthmark?

On her cheek
On her hand
Behind her ear
It’s in one of her unmentionable places. Okay, you wore me down - it’s on her calf.
Q. What shape is Georgiana’s birthmark?

The virgin Mary
A hand
A heart
The Stanley Cup
A cross
Q. What does Aylmer think about the birthmark?

He never even noticed it
He thinks it is her most charming feature
He thinks it is ugly
He thinks it would be fine as long as she drew some clothes on it