Essays Tagged: "wife elizabeth"

THE CRUCIBLE- ACT FOUR

licts of the play. The scene takes place in acourt dungeon where John Proctor, is confronted by his wife Elizabeth for thefirst time in many months. The couple is imprisoned on having been falselyconv ...

(2 pages) 75 0 4.1 Dec/1996

Subjects: Art Essays > Drama

The Renaisance Man

s success as a motive to achieve my own ambitions. James Derderian, my father, adopted me, with his wife, Elizabeth, when I of my eighteen years. At the age of fifty-nine, when most people begin to th ...

(3 pages) 53 1 3.0 Dec/1996

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

This is an analysis of John Proctor from Aurthur Miller's "The Crucible" It shows how important morals are in John Proctors life and in Puritain Society

ld rather die that disgrace his name and lose his reverence. Proctor maintains the respect from his wife by getting out of an affair. Proctor has the admiration of the townsfolk for not confessing to ... John Proctor gets out of his affair with Abigail Williams, John is making a tough decision. John's wife Elizabeth respects his decision because she knows that he could have left her and went away wit ...

(2 pages) 139 4 4.0 Jan/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Presence of Pride in Arthur Miller's The Crucible

the main characters, John Proctor, has pride in his beliefs of purifying the Church of England. His wife, Elizabeth, has pride in her ability to use the trials as an ultimate revenge against Abigail W ... essary expenses. He is worried to speak at the trials for he would condemn himself as a lecher. His wife has her finger on his button though because after the affair, she uses his guilt so he will pro ...

(3 pages) 41 0 3.4 Mar/2003

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

This is an account of the events leading up to and during the Salem witch trails. Also added are bio's of key characters during the trails.

amily to the town of Salem and was a respected man in the community. John's family consisted of his wife Elizabeth, daughter Betty, and niece Abigail. At about the same time this was going on a book b ... ).Finally John Proctor was a man who spoke out against the trials from the beginning. Not until his wife Elizabeth did he actually made his voice heard. His outspokenness is also what leads to his aff ...

(6 pages) 55 0 3.0 Dec/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers

This is a paper written on john napier, who he was and what he did for math!

ch is know about Napier's life outside of mathematics. It is know however that he married his first wife Elizabeth who bore him one son, but she died in less than a year's time. His second wife, Agnes ...

(1 pages) 59 1 3.3 Dec/2003

Subjects: Science Essays > Mathematics

Hawthorne-- The Crucible.

In The Crucible the dishonesty of Abigail Williams destroys the lives ofJohn Proctor, his wife Elizabeth, and Mary Warren. Abigail is a mean and vindictive person who always wants her way, n ... d before he reaches for her again."(23). John regrets the affair with Abigail greatly, he loves his wife and is not one to sin. It is unfortunate that when asked, by Hale, to repeat the commandments t ...

(3 pages) 15 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Essay on The Crucible by Arthur Miller

hing and anybody she wants. Abigail likes John and wants to be with him and tempts him to leave his wife Elizabeth Proctor. John cannot resist the temptation of Abigail Williams and commits the sin of ... was wrong and immoral.John's second internal conflict has to deal with adultery again. After John's wife Elizabeth Proctor finds out about Johns first encounter with Abigail Williams she does not have ...

(2 pages) 22 0 3.0 Feb/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Character Analysis

. She fell in love with John but the feeling was not mutual. Because of this, Abigail wanted John's wife, Elizabeth Proctor to be hung for being a witch, so Abigail could be the only person John would ...

(2 pages) 21 0 3.0 Mar/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

From Sinner to Reconciler in Arthur Miller's "The Crucible"

he first sign that begins to show John Proctor's frightening change is in his relationship with his wife, Elizabeth Proctor. Proctor has recently had a romantic liaison with his former servant, Abigai ... towards her husband. In a really sound relationship, there would be much trust between husband and wife. To clarify why she says Salem is because Abigail is the one who resides in Salem and John, in ...

(8 pages) 29 0 3.0 Jul/2004

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

John the Baptist - why he was important in the gospel of Mark

n was born, the angel Gabriel appeared to his father, Zacharius. Zacharius was told that he and his wife Elizabeth, despite their old age, would bear a son. This boy would be a very important prophet. ... n't very popular with the government though. He especially made himself an enemy with Herodius, the wife of King Herod (and his brother Philip). John didn't think it was lawful for Herod to have marri ...

(3 pages) 19 0 4.0 Aug/2004

Subjects: Humanities Essays > Religion & Faith > Christianity

John proctor

husetts. It discusses the madness of witchcraft in this town. John is a liar because he lies to his wife Elizabeth by not telling her he had an affair with Abigail Williams. Proctor is courageous beca ... with Abigail in order to be honest to Elizabeth. Proctor was also very brave for trying to save his wife from being hanged. Proctor presents various personality traits as the play progresses, but howe ...

(4 pages) 25 0 3.8 Jan/2005

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > Creative Writing

The story of Jesus Christ and his actions before his crucifiction. The Sermon on the Mount is also included.

h to call the baby Jesus. Because of the census called by the Roman governor Pilate, Joseph and his wife Mary had to travel back to Joseph's home town of Bethlehem in Judea. When they arrived there, t ... there and then, Jesus was brought unto this world.John the Baptist was the son of Zechariah and his wife Elizabeth, a relative of the Virgin Mary. Both Zechariah and Elizabeth belonged to the order Ab ...

(6 pages) 49 0 4.8 Mar/2005

Subjects: History Term Papers > Middle Eastern History

"The Crucible" by Arthur Miller. Act 2 analysis. "what is the reason for the location and what is revealed to the audience at the end?"

to the private sphere of Proctor's life is also conveyed here.The conversation between John and his wife Elizabeth in their own house reveals a great deal about their individual characters and their r ... aying "Do as you wish then." Proctor's immediate reaction to her words is anger, as he believes his wife perpetually punishes him for his wrong-doings. But, Elizabeth correctly indicates to him that i ...

(4 pages) 21 0 3.0 Jul/2006

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

"The Crucible": Journal Project – John Proctor - Journal 1

Dear Diary:Today I am very upset with myself because my wife Elizabeth has found out about my affair with Abigail. She was so mad, that she promptly dismiss ... I admitted that I still had feelings for her, but that our relationship was over. Abigail mocked my wife, so I threatened to whip her. She started crying that I put knowledge in her heart, and she dec ...

(2 pages) 28 0 5.0 Mar/2007

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Character Analysis: The Crucible: John Procter

his life; but who hasn't, right? John Procter was a notable man who had a noble heart. His wife Elizabeth knew that John had made mistakes, one being his "affair" with Abigail. John mad ... hn had made mistakes, one being his "affair" with Abigail. John made every effort to gain his wife's trust even though for many a year she turned a rather cold shoulder to him. He has always tri ...

(3 pages) 820 0 0.0 May/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

The Crucible

n Proctor, but then he denies her but she still wants him. She wants him so much that she wants his wife, Elizabeth Proctor, to die because she thinks that she can take her place next to John. She mak ... e easily accused of having excessive pride throughout the book is Elizabeth Proctor, John Proctor's wife. Throughout the book, she holds contempt against her husband mainly because her pride was compl ...

(5 pages) 2655 0 0.0 Oct/2001

Subjects: Literature Research Papers

Why Civic Day should be changed to Simcoe Day

easons.John Graves Simcoe, the first governor of Upper Canada, arrived in Kingston in 1792 with his wife, Elizabeth, and his two children. But why should we honour him? Well, Simcoe was one of the mos ...

(2 pages) 1053 0 3.0 Jan/2008

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Untitled

s.To illustrate this, an example of someone with courage is John Proctor.Proctor is a farmer with a wife, Elizabeth, and three young boys. He quietly suffers from guilt caused by an affair he had with ... by an affair he had with a young woman named Abigail Williams. He is contrite and solicitous in his wife's presence, and he yearns to regain her respect. John shows his courage when he has to make a l ...

(3 pages) 389 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American

Pride In The Crucible

the main characters, John Proctor, has pride in his beliefs of purifying the Church of England. His wife, Elizabeth, has pride in her ability to use the trials as an ultimate revenge against Abigail W ... essary expenses. He is worried to speak at the trials for he would condemn himself as a lecher. His wife has her finger on his button though because after the affair, she uses his guilt so he will pro ...

(3 pages) 801 0 0.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Literature Research Papers > North American