Proctor realized the truth behind everything and decided it was time to come forward and tell Danforth, “She thinks to dance with me on my wife's grave! And well she might, for I thought of her softly. God help me, I lusted, and there is a promise in such sweat. But it is a whore's vengeance, and you must see it now” (Miller ). John tries to reveal who Abigail really is but it does not help the lives of those who are to be hanged.
In the novel “The crucible” representation of a disturbing and powerful play based on a true event has been shown clearly by the author Arthur Miller. The main objective that the author tries to show from that drama is how feeble the human beings can be and how gluttony of personal gain can become dangerous in the current society. During the early times of 1600’s, people believed that if you did not go to church each week to adore God, then it was obvious that you were worshipping the devil. But according to the play, accusations of witchcraft or devil worshipping began with a group of girls who were held dancing in the forests. This was an illegal act according to the rules of theocracy in the town of Salem.
A large factor that significantly affects the plot of the play is the scene of the girls dancing in the woods. What happened is no where near what the rumors and lies that were being spread explained. The truth was that the girls, Betty, Abigail, Mercy, Susanna, Ruth, and Mary were dancing in the woods with Tituba, who was conjuring spirits, when Reverend Parris walked up and found them Betty became frightened and fell ill. The first lie that was started was by Reverend Parris.
The men from lunch serve us some sort of dandelion tea, but I think it might actually be dirt water (mud). I look around for Bane, but he isn’t around. After we finish our tea, a very pretty blonde woman steps into the middle of our circle. She introduces herself as Thordis. She is here to share with us her story of “rape, revenge and resurrection.”
The dictionary definition of “the snowball effect” is a process that starts from an initial state of small significance and builds upon itself, becoming larger and more serious, and also perhaps potentially dangerous or disastrous, and thought to be beneficial instead (a virtuous circle). The town of Salem soon had too large of a snowball to contain it in Arthur Miller’s play The Crucible . Arthur Miller’s play, The Crucible, tells the story of a young girl named Abigail Williams who was very selfish and cold-hearted. She kept herself in mind and only what benefited her and this was devastating for the townspeople of Salem. Abigail, Reverend Hale, and Mr. Paris are the three characters who are most to blame for the hysteria and subsequent death
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Out of all the characters in the book, there are many that contributed to the hysteria of the witch trials, however, of these characters Abigail Williams contributed the most. In the beginning of the play, we see Abigail and a collection of other girls dancing and making a charm in the woods. Abigail made this charm in order to kill Mr.Proctor 's wife. If Abigail wasn 't so crazy in love with John this scene in the woods probably wouldn 't have taken place. Therefor, Parris would have never caught the girls and there wouldn’t be rumours of witchcraft.
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Abigail forces the girls of Salem to dance in the woods with her to help conjure spirits and make the charm to kill Goody Proctor. Abigail threatens the girls right after Betty took fright by saying, “let either of you breathe a word or the edge of a word about the other things and I will come to you in the black of some terrible night and I will bring a pointy reckoning that will shudder you.” (Miller, 144). Later on as the trials prolong Mary Warren turns on Abby and is telling the court that she lied. When Abigail then accuses Mary of witchcraft she turns back to Abby and obeys her once again.
For example, when Abigail is telling the girls that the sole event in the forest that occurred was them dancing, she lets out a violent temper, threatening to kill them if they do not follow her orders. In doing so, she also tells of a story from her past to let the girls know just how serious she is. Abigail reveals, “ I saw Indians smash my dear parents’ heads on the pillow next to mine, and I have seen some reddish work done at night, and I can make you wish you had never seen the sun go down!” (1.359-362). Having mentioned this story to the girls, Abigail is clearly still affected by events from her past as she unleashes her violent side that is still stored within in her from the time in which her parents were killed.
Public Service Chloe Anderson December 12,2015 Book Review #3 Revenge,Ice Cream,and Other Things Best Served Cold by Katie Finn is an absolutely wonderful second book in the Broken Hearts and Revenge series. It is a good short read that you will enjoy within a few hours. Gemma and her ex-bestfriend Hallie have been a revenge match all summer and now Gemma is hitting back hard but Hallie is hitting back harder. On top of all of the stress with revenge,Gemma is falling in love with her young crush but almost brother.