The Scarlet Letter
"The founders of a new colony, whatever Utopia of human virtue and happiness they might originally project, have invariably recognised it among their earliest practical necessities to allot a portion of the virgin soil as a cemetery, and another portion as the site of a prison."
Credits:Adapted from the story The Scarlet Letter, by Nathaniel Hawthorne
Performed by Mary Woods
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This audio file was originally published 2008-01-01. Recordings of multiple parts, if they exist, can be found here.