- The story The minister’s black veil is a symbolic story. Discuss.
The story “THE MINISTER’S BLACK VEIL ” is a symbol of sins. It is a symbolic story.Mr. Hooper is a pastor in a church. One day he comes in church for presidents. He comes to church from his cabin. He wears the black veil. His black veil is a symbol of sins , black veil symbolizes that sins that have been done by the minister’s act who uses all the time on his face. All the women, children and other people feel fear by him. When people ask him to about his mask,so,he says that he is very much irreligious.He had done many bad works in my solitude. Now he has wore the black veil because ” you know that I am bad person” . He uses the black color. His point of view is that black color is represented to evil, hell and crime.
Therefore, He uses the black mask. The black veil is not a piece of cloth but it reveals that he is very despised. When he tells to his lover about his mask, she leaves him.He narrates to her that people should wear the black veil. They are very mutineers of their God
Some people look very gentle but their heart have become very dark. They try to make very pious in society. Those people should use the dark mask to reveal their true face.
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