Examples Of Pride In The Crucible

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There is nothing wrong with pride, but there is something wrong with letting pride destroy relationships. John Proctor, from the Crucible (Arthur Miller), is a character of many words. Whether he be proud, stubborn, foolish, or noble, the decision has been laid out and the calculations completed. In the end, he saves his soul, but his life is lost forever. Pride has lead John to the court, but a change in thought leads him to nobles actions which result in horrible consequences. Mr. Proctor has lost his wife because of undeniably disgusting lies, put forth by Abigail. Mrs. Proctor has been placed in jail and because of Mr. Proctors pride, he decides to do something about it. Proctor goes with Mary to the village to try and free Mrs. Proctor.

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