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Young Goodman Brown
Young Goodman Brown
by Nathaniel Hawthorne

Young Goodman Brown: Symbols True or False

1. What does the staff carried by "traveler with the twisted staff" resemble? -> A snake
2. What ceremony does the assembly in the forest parody? -> A marriage
3. What symbol of Hell and damnation appears in the forest? -> A mountain of glowing ice
4. What was young Goodman Brown's wife named? -> Goody
5. What happens to "twigs and little boughs" when the traveler with the staff touches them? -> They turn to stone