This explains that John Proctor wants nothing to do with Abigail anymore after what had happened because John regrets cheating on Elizabeth.
Proctor - Act 1
Character Trait - Disappointed
''Abby, I never gave you hope to wait for me ''
Character Trait - Hangdog
''Oh, I marvel how such a strong man may let a sickly wife be-''
Proctor - Act 4
This explains that John Proctor gets very defensive about his wife when someone says something about her in a negitive matter.
Proctor - Act 1
Character Trait - Defensive
''You'll speak nothin' of Elizabeth!''
Character trait - Strightforward
This explains that John Proctor lied to Elizabeth at first and the he becomes honest with her because he loves her and doesn't want anything to come between them even tho Abigail is trying to.
Proctor - Act 2
" John you are not open with me. You saw her with a crowd, you said. Now you-''
''I'll plead my honesty no more, Elizabeth.''
Character Trait -
This explains that John Proctor is very low and wants Elizabeth to confess but she doesn't so John Proctor does for her.
''Remove her , Marshal.''
''Elizabeth,tell the truth!''
''Elizabeth,I have confessed it!''
" Why? do you mean to deny this confession when you are free?''
This explains that John Proctor is being honest to Danforth and is sticking up for Elizabeth and John wants everything to be over and done with and he doesn't want to worry anymore.
'' Then explain to me, Mr.Proctor, why you will not let in-''
'' I mean to deny nothing!''
'' Because it is my name! Because I cannot have another in my life! Because I lie again and sign myself to lies! Because I am not worth the dust on the feet of them that hang! How may I live without my name? I have given you my soul; leave my name!''