We did dance, uncle, and when you leaped out of the bush so suddenly,Betty was frightened and then she fainted. And there’s the whole of it.
Parris: Abigail, I cannot go before the congregation when I know you have notopened with me. What did you do with her in the forest?
Abigail: We did dance, uncle, and when you leaped out of the bush so suddenly,Betty was frightened and then she fainted. And there’s the whole of it.
Abigail: Now look you. All of you. We danced. And Tituba conjured RuthPutnam’s dead sisters. And that is all.
Betty: Mama, Mama!
Tituba: No, no, chicken blood. I give she chicken blood!
Abigail: She makes me drink blood!
Proctor: I am only wondering how I may prove what she told me, Elizabeth. Ifthe girl’s a saint now, I think it is not easy to prove she’s fraud, and the towngone so silly. She told it to me in a room alone - I have no proof for it.
Proctor: For a moment alone, aye.
Elizabeth: You were alone with her?
Proctor: You will tell the court how that poppet come here and who stuck theneedle in.
Proctor: You’re coming to the court with me, Mary. You will tell it in the court.
Mary Warren: She’ll kill me for sayin’ that! Abby’ll charge lechery on you, Mr.Proctor!