Danforth and the jury continue to prosecute innocent people, they fall deeper and deeper into a hole of their own creation.
I will not confess to a crime that I have not committed
Giles Corey is crushed by rocks as he refuses to give up the name of innocent friends and family. He would prefer to take his own life and protect others rather than giving in to the powers of the court.
I saw John Proctor with the devil
After John exposes his affair with Abi, she tells the whole village that she saw John Proctor with the devil.
Are you sure Miss Williams?
John sleeps alone in the village prison contemplating his actions, his hamartia is now revealed to him and the audiene.
I will die with grace and honour, respecting the people I love
John refuses to sign and decides to face his nemesis, his hubris is what brings this upon him.
Sign it, just sign it!
Please, John, it will save you
I cannot judge my husband for his actions
John Proctor is hanged along with 18 others, losing their lives to a fantasy crime. This is John's nemesis.