Trial In The Crucible

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“Tests and Trials” The test for Elizabeth Proctor seemed to never be kept at bay. Feverously throughout the story “The Crucible” Elizabeth had been pushed to her wits end and still held strong to her sense of character and morals. A crucible is defined as “a severe test or trial; a vessel that can withstand intense heat and is used for melding substances” and this quote embodies the strength and courage of Goody Proctor. Goody Proctor withstood humiliation when her husband strayed from her and in addition to that she faced the pain of knowing he fancied Abigail. The hurt she underwent was understandably some of the worst pain she has ever known. As accusations spread like wildfire across salem, Elizabeth kept her spite for Abigail to herself,
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