The Crucible Letter To John Proctor

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Your Honor, Mr. Danforth, As seemingly the only sane and stable permanent resident of Salem, Massachusetts, I feel that it is nobody’s duty but mine own, John Proctor, to reveal the very devils that ambush these people you seek to protect. As a man of God, I must make known to you the truth, considering, of course, with all due respect, sir, that you are, in fact a stranger to these walls. It is a strange thing going on now, where lies are told because the truth will not suffice. Despite what credit I may have given to my wife’s pretense beforehand, I can give you my oath, sworn in blood if need be, that Abigail Williams, aged 17, in this town of Salem, and myself,
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