Complete 2 page APA formatted essay: The Birthmark of Nathaniel Hawthorne.
Aylmer appears to readers as an ardent, diligent, hard-working and very devoted researcher and book-man, with perfect scientific logic, ideology, spirit, and excellent imagination, who actually loves his science and work even more than he loves his beautiful young wife. He is a good scholar, who reached progress in chemistry, philosophy, psychology and other related subjects. At the same time, he is a mystic alchemist, who possesses divine “elixir of life” and aspires to perfection in every single thought of his, including his desire to change appearance of his wife. Georgiana is a young lady, rather beautiful, who loves her husband and feels his affection in response. Spouses live in accordance. they complement each other well, but there is something which slightly puts them into conflict. Within the time Georgiana’s birthmark becomes an obstacle for them in developing their feelings. For Aylmer it symbolizes natural “defect”. He becomes obsessed with it and even in his dream he sees himself operating his wife and removing the mark.