The Role Of Reverend Hale In The Crucible

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In Act I, Reverend Hale demonstrates determination towards the witchcraft situation in the town of Salem, Massachusetts. Hale comes into Salem because of his “expert knowledge” that has been publicized. Hale preaches, “Here is all the invisible world, caught defined, and calculated…we shall find him out if he has come among us and I mean crush him utterly if has shown his face” (Arthur Miller 39). Hale comes in Act one ready to work on the trial. He runs in carrying a bunch of books while asking people to hold them, the people of Salem are rejoicing that he is there. They are confident in him because according to the book is an “expert” at this. Hale is trying to help Betty, Reverend Parris’ Daughter, and when she finally speaks he says “Glory

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