The Scarlet Letter Chapter 6

why did Hester name her child Pearl?
Because it represents that Hester paid a great price to have her
Why can't Pearl be made amendable to rules?
Because she is crazy
What would Pearl do when children gathered around her?
She would scream and throw rocks at them
When Pearl plays, what does she imagine instead if friends?
She creates imaginary enemies to fight
What does the Scarlet Letter mean to Pearl?
Fascinates her, it is the 1st thing she recognized, and she constantly as Hester what does it mean
What did the townspeople say about Pearl?
She is a demon of offspring (Satan's child)