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The Crucible, An Analysis of John Proctor

Summary: Analyzes John Proctor, a character from The Crucible, an Arthur Miller play. Reveals how his actions support the title of the play. Provides a brief plot synopsis.
During the string of events in Salem, MA, John Proctor undergoes a crucible bigger than any other character in The Crucible. Not only does he have to decide with whom to ally himself with during the hectic times, but he is constantly reminded of past mistakes.

John Proctor was just about Salem's only sane citizen during the whole accusation ordeal. Not only did he choose to blame others for witchcraft, but he utterly denied believing in the act itself. When Hale asks him if he believes in witchcraft, Proctor responds with "I know not what I have said, I may have said it..." Since he openly admits that he doesn't believe in all the hysteria going around the town, he further convinces Reverend Hale that he and his family aren't harboring witches or wizards. Proctor and Elizabeth could have easily accused other people...

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