Essay Topics For The Crucible

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The Crucible Topic One The Crucible is an intriguing play based on the ‘Salem Witch Trial’ which occur in 1692. The play was written by Arthur Miller in 1953. The word crucible meaning a severe test. One of the character is Elizabeth Proctor she’s John Proctor’s wife. She turns cold torward her husband when she discovered about his affair with Abigail. Reverend Hale was first introduce in the play when he was called to Salem to examine Parris’s daughter Betty. He’s a young minister and an expert in witchcraft. John Proctor is a farmer who lives outside of the town. He’s Elizabeth’s husband. The term insight means a clear understanding of a complex situation. Elizabeth Proctor is a good women but she turns cold torward her husband…show more content…
He wants to get rid of the devil in Salem and be the savior of the town (pg. 848). When Hale discovered that Abigail and the girls were lying he try to convince Danforth to stop before another person is condemned. He realized that the people accuse their neighbors for revenge and that he can’t do anything about it. (pg. 876) John Proctor regretted of having an affair with Abigail. He believed that his words isn’t taken seriously because his good name has been tainted with adultery (pg. 852). John believe that Elizabeth is always judging him (pg. 852). When John admit adultery to the whole town to save his wife (pg. 874). He realize that his name is not worth a life. In the end of the story John rips of the confession paper so that he would ruin his children’s name. He would rather die than ruin his children’s life. Elizabeth finally realize that she shouldn’t have judge her husband. Reverend Hale realized that the girls were lying and accuse people for vengeance. John realize that his name is not worth a life. John Proctor is the most important character because he’s the person who made the witch trial possible by having an affair with Abigail. Another reason is that he tried to save everyone from being
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