Abigail In The Crucible

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Abigail, the niece of Reverend Parris, has been viewed in a bad light from the start of the story. Abigail is not true to her beliefs, doesn’t tell the truth, and accuses innocent people of witchcraft. Overall, Abigail has not shown her good side yet in the story. First of all, Abigail is someone who is not true to her beliefs. In Act One, Abigail describes her affair with John Proctor, “I know you, John. I know you.” (Act 1, line # 441). John Proctor is already married to Elizabeth Proctor, but he has feelings toward Abigail, and Abigail has feelings for John. To have an affair with someone who is already married is a huge sin in the Puritatin time. Abigail is not true to her beliefs as a Puritatain. Second, Abigail doesn't tell the truth
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