“I have confessed myself! Is there not good
penitence but it be public? God does not
need my name nailed upon the church! God
sees my name; God knows how black my sins
are! It is enough!”
Proctor Quotes Cont.
“Spare me! You forget nothin’ and
forgive nothin’. Learn charity, women. I
have got tiptoe in this house all seven
month since she is gone. I have not
moved from there to there without I think
to please you, and still an everlasting
funeral marches around your heart.”
John and his wife Elizabeth happily live
until he committed lechery with Abigail.
The witch trials started and chaos broke
so the Proctors were questioned by a
reverend named Hale.
Elizabeth was accused of witchcraft by
as revenge to get John Proctor back.
Elizabeth was taken without second
because it was evidence that Abby did not
Many were hanged for their witchcraft
but Elizabeth was saved by the presence
of her child.
Hanging was not the only form of torture,
but Giles Corey’s pressing was not mild.
Soon the feelings of the trials began to
so Mary Warren and Abigail took their
things and ﬂed.
Some in jail were saved by the trials
but the unfortunate such as Rebecca,
Martha and Proctor were left for dead.