Danforth In The Crucible

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Deputy Governor, Danforth is ignorant to the fact that he believes he is the voice of God. He believes the people of Salem should not fear the court because the court is guided by God, so therefore there will be no corruption or unfair ruling. This thoughts is a lie and shows how much of an ego Danforth has. Even though the people he has found guilty and condemned are innocent, Danforth fails to see that this whole trial is fraud. Danforth is egotistical and because of this he won’t accept that he has been fooled. Danforth confirms this when Francis Nurse indirectly says he is a fool when his wife has been found guilty for being a witch. Francis Nurse’s wife is the most well known saint in all of Salem, the chances of her being a witch is

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