Examples Of Abigail In The Crucible

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Abigail can be described as villainous for being a notorious liar. A prime example of this villainous behavior is shown when Betty is waking from her sleep during the beginning of the play. The girls are discussing about how they should cover up the truth about the night in the woods, when Betty starts to cry out. In the midst of her distress, Betty exposes Abigail and gives the reader more insight as to what went on in the woods that night. “You drank blood, Abby! You didn’t tell him that”(1.343)! Betty Parris further explains to the audience Abigail’s reason for drinking blood. “You did! You did! You drank a charm to kill John Proctor’s wife! You drank a charm to kill Goody Proctor”(1.347-49)! It is now revealed that Abigail Williams
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