In the book crucible an author name ”Arthur Miller” discuss his point of view about howthe book was like an experience and how it explains about witch – hunt, scapegoat andhow it would impact the society point of view.
” Abby, we’ve got to tell. Witchery’s hanging’ error, a hanging’ like they done in Bostontwo years ago! We must tell the truth Abby! You’ll only be whipped for dancin’, and theother thing.pg.
18, this quote tells me that something happens in the woods and it talkabout how they were dancing and doing other things, that is an example of the witch-hunt a person that is targeted and Abby was the target of that witch- hunt. ” I told himeverything he knows now, he knows everything we-”pg. 18, ” You drank blood, Abby!You didn’t tell him that!” pg. 18, These two-quote told me that a character drank witchblood and then tried to blame on someone else because that character didn’t want to takethe fall for it. The society impact about this statement would be is all witches true, andwill everybody be targeted as a witch.You know me well” I know how you clutched my back behind your house and sweatedlike a stallion whenever I come near! or did I dream that? It’s she put me out, you cannotpretend it was you. I saw your face when she put me out, and you loved me then and you do now! Pg.
21, this quote tells me that this is like a witch- hunt because these twocharacters are holding views that john is having an affair with his wife, and Abby isfinding a way to win john proctor and getting rid of his wife so she can fit in. ” She isblackening my name my name in the village! She is telling lies about me! She is a cold,sniveling woman, and you bend to her! Let her you like a –pg. 22, this quote tells me that john proctor wife doesn’t like Abby, so Abby don’t fear it, she would do anything to getlove from join proctor. This statement would impact society because their affair going on and that’s like witch hunt because these two are holding a view that people didn’t knowabout..” Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another in my life! Because I lie and sign myself to lies! Because I am not worth the dust on the feet of them that hang! Howmay I live without my name? I have given you my soul; leave me my name. Pg.
133 thisquote tells me that everyone think john proctor is the devil and that he has a witch craftinside him. ” If you will have it so, so I will tell it! She utters a disbelieving laugh. I say I will she laughs louder now with no more? Pg. 142