The Crucible-Act II predictions and evidence (hour 7) (“If Rebecca Nurse…
The Crucible-Act II predictions and evidence (hour 7)
“If Rebecca Nurse be tainted, then nothing’s left to stop the whole green world from burning”-Hale pg.1175
Prediction: Rebecca Nurse will die, and all the other people accused will also die.
Prediction: Because Rebecca Nurse has been accused, everyone else that has been accused will die.
“I falter nothing, but I may wonder if my story will be credited, in such a court”-Proctor pg. 1173
Prediction: Proctor will be accused after going to court.
Evidence: Mary Warren isn't strong
Prediction: Proctor will go to court to try to save those accused, but no one will believe him.
Evidence: Elizabeth is saved but Proctor doesn't drop the case.
“Is the accuser always holy now? Were they born this morning as clean as God’s fingers? I’ll tell you what’s walking Salem—vengeance is walking Salem” -Proctor pg. 1179
Prediction: Those accused will die even though they don't have any evidence against them.
Evidence: 91 people are taken in based on deposition
Prediction: People will be killed because people are jealous of them .
Evidence: Ann Putnam accuses Rebecca because she's jealous
Evidence: No one believes Proctor about Martha and Rebecca.
“If the girl’s a saint now, I think it is not easy to prove she’s fraud, and the town gone so silly."-Proctor pg. 1164
Prediction: It will be nearly impossible to convince the court that Abigail is not innocent. She holds too much power in the village.
Evidence: Abigail is Parris' niece
Evidence: Mary Warren will testify
Evidence: Danforth doesn't believe Proctor
Prediction: Abigail will get away with what she is doing. She will not get caught..
"I cannot charge murder on Abigail...She'll kill me for sayin' that! Abby'll charge lechery on you, Mr. Proctor!"-Mary Warren pg. 1180
Prediction: Mary will not come forward to condemn Abigail. She will save herself.
Prediction: Abigail will turn on Mary Warren and try to convict her of witchcraft.
"I have seen too many frightful proofs in court—the Devil is alive in Salem, and we dare not quail to follow wherever the accusing finger points!"-Hale pg. 1175
Prediction: Hale will look after Elizabeth and try to save her.
Prediction: The court will condemn anyone accused as a way to protect their reputation.
“It is a mouse no more. I forbid her to go, and she raises up her chin like the daughter of a prince and says to me, ‘I must go to Salem, Goody Proctor; I am an official of the court!’”-Elizabeth pg. 1163
Prediction: Mary will not change her story; she will condemn the Proctors.
Prediction: Mary will betray Elizabeth in the end as a way to save herself.
“It is a providence, and no great change; we are only what we always were, but naked now”-Proctor pg. 1181
Prediction: John will have to admit to adultery in order to save Elizabeth.
Prediction: Everyone's secrets will begin to come out.