Danforth: There will be no postponement to the hangings .
Parris: There is hope now that Mr. Hale has returned. He will get them to confess. Many honest people will weep for them & our good purpose is lost in their tears.
Hale: You must all confess to save you lives.
Rebecca Nurse: No I didnt do it.
Hale: Rebecca Nurse wont confess. I Havent Spoken to Proctor.
Danforth: Will seeing his pregnant wife soften him?
He hasn’t seen her in 3 months. I shall summon her.
Part: Hale asks Danforth to postpone the hangings. After his neice Abigail fleeds also because there are rumors of rebellion. Parris explains how Hale has retuned to save the accuseds life by getting them to confess. Parris explains how this will help them not look bad.
Proctor: Forgive me Elizabeth for all i’ve done.
Proctor: I will confess
Elizabeth: Who am I to forgive you. John I will not juge the desision that you make. I am sorry that I have not been a loving and passionte wife.
Hale returns to save the people that are in jail from being hangged by making them confess and in this way bring them to God. Hale feels responsible for the chaos that was going on.
John: You have mad your magic now, for now I do think I see some shred of goodness in John Proctor.
Elizabeth :I will not take his goodness.
Hale: Elizabeth Go take his shame away.
Rebecca: Fear nothing John
Danforth: Hang them high over the town
Danforth emphizises that he will not postpone the hangings. Rebecca Nurse will not confess. Hale says hes spoken with everyone but John Proctor because he is in the “dungeon”. They send his wife Elizabeth to motivate him to confess to save his life.
John: I am pleased, content and accept myself now.
Elizabeth and John Proctor see each other for the first time in 3 months. They apoligize and own up to their mistakes. John address his mistake with Abigail for the first time as well. Elizabeth tells John no matter what desision he makes she will not judge him. He confesses.
John Agrees and confesses. He is told to sign the paper and is told it would be hangged in the church for everyone to see. He then refuses and rips the document in half. Danthforth orders to hang them. Hale tells Elizabeth to save he husband but she sees good in his desision.
John Procor was exectuted and hanged in front of the entire town for not confessing and so was Rebecca Nurse. Both died good Christians.