Abigail’s affair with John Proctor, which had ended seven months previous to the beginning of the play, causes her to be blinded by desire. She uses the witch trials to get revenge on anyone she wants, but her main target is to kill Elizabeth Proctor, John’s wife. Abigail bullies girls in her town to be loyal to her, while she feels no loyalty towards them. One of the girls Abigail bullies is Mary Warren, a servant of the Proctor’s. Mary tries to stand up to Abigail and tell everyone it’s all a lie, however, when Abigail threatens her of witchcraft, she gives up and joins Abigail again.
The woman had gone through a similar situation when she was younger and she didn’t want the young girl to go through it to. She was, however, murdering the boys who did the raping and that is a crime. So in order to prevent herself from getting caught she, without knowing it, gave mixed signals at the crime scene. “‘It is the owl feathers that are the sign of death, the messengers from the other world. The eagle feather is a sign of life, attached to all the activities of the living’” (Johnson
Abigail’s lies carry her through the entire trial and allows her to put several people to death because the court believes her. Mary tries at one point to tell the truth but when the group of girls start behaving crazy she panics and goes back on her statement. Due to all of her lies and accusations Abigail has caused the love of her life, Proctor, to be charged. In the end because of Proctor being guilty, Abigail leaves Salem because her quest for his love is over. The girl’s decisions throughout the courtroom drama ended up changing their communities’ future and the people’s lives in
Every day at school, Melba is forced to “look fear in the face” and “do things which she cannot do.” One day after school, Melba runs into Andy, and “he is going to kill her” (172). This quote shows conflict because Andy plans to attack Melba. This conflict between Andy and Melba is man vs man. When Melba runs into Andy, she is looking fear in the face because Andy might kill her. She afterwards borrows Links car to get away.
She is a cheerleader that everyone knows even the freshmen. Mr. Griffin was talking to Jeff and Jeff was getting mad. Then Mark said they show kill Mr. Griffin. Then Jeff says they should go get lunch, so Mark, Jeff and Betsy walk out to Jeff’s car. Mark then tries to get Jeff and Betsy to help him kidnap the teacher and threaten
Junior prepares to fulfill his plan of robbing a coin dealer. He needs Susan to drive the get-away vehicle and even as she is frightened and nervous about what he is going to do, her ignorant disposition leads her to follow his commands. Before Junior goes into the coin dealer’s shop he mentions how he killed her brother at the airport, to threaten her if she does not do exactly what he says. In a decisive act, Susan abandons him at the scene, takes all of his hidden money and her belongings, and leaves him. This prompt action is so efficiently executed that it is impossible that it is not premeditated.
Picture this: a woman is getting arrested for shoplifting at the local Giant. As the cops take her away, a cluster of onlookers begins to form. Sure, they don’t know the story, but one thing for certain is that she really wanted that milk. She knows the story, however: that her husband just left her, leaving two kids and herself without a source of money. The conflict is that she shoplifted, so she committed a crime.
Having discovered the fact that his brother`s wife cheats him and that his own wife is unfaithful to, he makes the conclusion that all women are the same and prepares a severe punishment for them (Pucner et al 312). After the night with a woman, he kills her, providing punishment for all representatives of their kind. However, Scheherazade, the vizier`s daughter manages to avoid punishment, telling various stories every night. The given manner of the organization of the book helps to introduce new lines and to arose interest in
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Triangle Shirtwaist Company was a main manufacturer who did not take kindly of the strike. They used police officers, to imprison the female workers on strike, while they paid the government officials to take the other girls away. On March, 25, while the workers worked, a fire began to start in the rag bin. A manager tried to put the fire out, but the fire spread rapidly and the hose did not work, due to the holes punched in the sides(Stein). As the fire escalated, the young women began to panic, and as the young women tried to escape on the elevator, they realized that the elevator could only hold 12 people, and the elevator broke down in the heat and flames.