Elizabeth Proctor

  • Created by: claud
  • Created on: 28-04-13 14:38

Personality

Role

  • extremely moral
  • renowned for her honesty
  • unforgiving of John's affair, doesn't trust him
  • cold and demanding > drives Proctor to Abigail ?
  • loves John deeply
  • low opinion of herself
  • Kicked Abigail out after affair with John
  • Accused of witchcraft but doesn't hang
  • Lies in court when asked if John is a lecher - to defend him (he has already confessed)

Development (Growth & change)

Other information              

  • recognises she hasn't always been the most welcoming wife
  • becomes guilty for her treatment of John
  • stops judging John and refuses to persuade him to confess when asked by the judges
  • 'John, I counted myself so plain, so poorly made, no honest love could come to me! Suspicion kissed you when I did, I never knew how I should say my love. It were a cold house I kept!' guilt, regret
  • 'He have his goodness now. God forbid I take it'
  • 'It is a mouse no more' (Mary) power switches, Elizabeth has lost her power over Mary, the court has given Mary more authority
  • 'Forgive me, forgive me John!'

Comments

Paul Dutton

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