Surely know that Miller 873 This act of courage displays proctors selflessness

Surely know that miller 873 this act of courage

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name. Surely know that” (Miller 873). This act of courage displays proctors selflessness as he wants to uncover his secret to save others accused in the trials. Consequently, Judge Danforth is hesitant to believe Proctor’s confession. “I beg you, sir, I beg you- see her for what she is” (Miller 873). Proctor, willing to risk everything, needs Danforth to see that Abigails has been telling lies and that everything the court has been doing is wrong. Mary Warren made a brief act of courage when she went to the court to recant her testimony about the people she had accused of witchcraft. She wanted to present a deposition stating that she and the other girls were lying that those accused were witches. “I cannot lie no
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Kondrosky 2 more. I am with God, I am with God” (Miller 870). As a result of her confession the judges begin to question whether or not she is lying and that she is trying to undermine the courts endeavors. “I never saw no spirits” (Miller 871). Following her confession, she wants to explain that she never saw the devil or any spirits that tried to harm her and her friends. Even though Mary Warren present her deposition, Abigail and the girls went against her saying that she has sent her spirits on them. Scared of the consequences, Mary changes her stories.
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