- 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!'