Nathaniel Hawthorne's writing, specifically " Dr . Heidigger's Experiment" all of his protagonists are overly-intellectual guy characters that are assisted simply by female characters. Colonel Killigrew and Dr . Heidigger properly represent a pair of Hawthorne's overly-intellectual male characters; they behave differently towards the water, have their own persona and have built past and present faults that have motivated their lives.
Colonel Killigrew has a different reaction to this particular because of one particular reason, he tried the and Dr . Heidigger simply watched whilst Killigrew, Medbourne, Wycherly and Gascoigne drink the water from your Fountain of Youth. Colonel Killigrew was very desperate to have the second glass of water to get the obvious reason of feeling youthful once again. He starts to flirt with Widow Wycherly with the type of, " My dear widow, you happen to be charming. " (Hawthorne 2) later this individual asks her for a move and enters a battle with the various other gentleman, eliminating Dr . Heidigger. While everybody was doing their own event; Medbourne creating a wonderfully ludicrous advertising idea involving whales and ice blocks to the East Indies (Hawthorne 2), Wycherly staring in to the mirror admiring herself and her young beauty and age (Hawthorne 2) and Gascoigne considering only of politics (for he was a former politician) (Hawthorne 2) and finally you have Killigrew singing a jolly challenge song and ring his glass with all the chorus to the song although he was staring at Wycherly. Killigrew ended up taking a pilgrimage to Florida with all the four others to search for the Fountain of Youth. Dr . Heidigger very clearly said that he would never participate in the drinking of the normal water, " В…I would not bathe my lip area in that [the water] В– simply no, though its delirium were for years rather than moments. This kind of is the lessons ye include taught myself! " (Hawthorne 5) Doctor Heidigger screwed up with this kind of experiment by simply tricking his friends.
Dr . Heidigger has made many earlier mistakes and present faults in his lifestyle including...
Offered: Hawthorne, Nathaniel. Dr . Heidigger 's Research. Englewood Coves, New Jersey: Prentice Hall, 1989