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    Character Analysis:
  1. Reverend Samuel Parris
  2. Reverend John Hale
  3. John Proctor
  4. Elizabeth Proctor
  5. Abigial Williams



Elizabeth Proctor

Character Profiles:

Elizabeth Proctor

Elizabeth Proctor


B. Description:



C. Quote:

"Suspicion kissed you when I did; I never knew how to say my love. It were a cold house I kept."(137)

D. Explanation of Quote:

This line shows her inner vulnerability and inquiry about herself. Elizabeth shows that deep within herself she knew all along that Johnís adultery wasnít completely his fault. By acknowledging her weaknesses, fears, and faults she finally forgives John for what heís done.


E. Symbol: Butterfly F. Meaning: The butterfly is a beautiful and pure creature that has a very short life span, it is also very fragile. Elizabeth is like a butterfly in many ways because she is an innocent woman who is condemned to death by Abigail Williams. Butterflies are fragile, so is she because she has been sick and has had to endure her husbandís death sentence as well, along with being pregnant in jail.