" Imade a gift for you today, Goody Proctor. I had to sit long hours in a chair, and passedthe time with sewing.
"...she falls to the floor... and stuck two inches in the flesh of her belly he draw a needle out. And demandin‘ of her how she come to be so stabbed, she…(To Proctor.) testify it were your wife‘s familiar spirit pushed it in."
"Tis hard proof.—I find here a poppet Goody Proctor keeps. I have found it, sir. And in the belly of the poppet a needle stuck. I tell you true, Proctor, I never warranted to see such proof of Hell, and I bid you obstruct me not, for I…"
Mary Warren gives Elizabeth a gift that is a poppet that took her hours to sew. Mart says that they should now all love each other.
Hale and Cheever go to the Proctors home to speak to them. Hale is there for business and Cheever was sent by the court. Cheever questions them about owning dolls and then spy's the one given by Mary. He investigates it and finds a needle in the doll which is a sign of witchcraft.
Elizabeth gets arrested for witchcraft. Cheever finds it suspicious that Abigail recently was found with a needle in her stomach. He then arrests her because he sees the needle in the doll as proof.