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they had an affair.

John wants to act like it never happened, while Abigail wants him never forget it.

john even goes on to say that he would cut off his arm before he touched Abigail again.

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Q: What happened in the past between john proctor and Abigail by the book the crucible by arthur miller?
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What happened between John Proctor and Abigail prior to the opening of the play in the crucible?

they died.

In 'the crucible' what happened between Abigail and john proctor in the opening of the play?

they had an affair.

In The Crucible who does elizabeth proctor fire?


Who are the antagonists to john proctor in The Crucible?

Abigail Williams

What secret does Proctor reveal about himself and Abigail?

In Arthur Miller's play The Crucible, John Proctor had an affair with Abigail Williams.

In Acts I and II of The Crucible a conflict is established between which two characters?

Proctor vs. Parris Proctor vs himself Abigail vs Elizabeth Proctor

In the crucible did elizebeth proctor commit lechery?

Elizabeth did not. But John Proctor did, with Abigail Williams.

Who was after john proctor in The Crucible by Arthur Miller?

Abigail Williams

What relationship exists between Abigail and Proctor?

If your question pertains to The Crucible, then Abigail would have been John Proctor's help or the help for his wife around their house. Abigail and John Proctor seemingly had a relationship that he eventually wanted to end,but Abigail did not.

In The Crucible where does Elizabeth want John to go and what does she want him to do there?

In the Crucible, Elizabeth wants John to go to town and talk to Abigail to tell her that nothing is between him and her and that Abigail will leave the Proctor home alone.

In the Crucible why was Abigail dismissed from the Proctors?

because Elizabeth Proctor accused Abigail of being a harlot ( a whore) and sleeping with her husband, John Proctor.

Who did Elizabeth Proctor fire?

In The Crucible Elizabeth Proctor fires Abigail. She fires the girl because she thinks Abigail is having an affair with her husband.

Climax of The Crucible?

The climax is when John Proctor admits his adultry with Abigail.

What is the climax of act 2 in The Crucible?

proctor vows he will confront abigail

In the crucible what conclusion can you draw about Abigail's discharge from the Proctors?

Goody Proctor suspected the relationship between her husband and Abigail.

What was and is Abigail's relationship to John Proctor in The Crucible?

We learn that prior to the beginning of the play, Proctor and Abigail had an affair. Proctor ended this relationship prior to setting of The Crucible. During the play, we can see that Abigail wants to rekindle the relationship, but Proctor will have none of it. His faith and conscience won't allow it.

Which of the following are among the conflicts established in Acts I and II of The Crucible?

Proctor vs. ParrisAbigail vs. Elizabeth ProctorProctor vs. himselfProctor vs Paris, Abigail vs Elizabeth Proctor, and Proctor vs himself

What conflicts are established in Acts I and II of The Crucible?

Abigail vs. Elizabeth Proctor Proctor vs. Parris Proctor vs. himself

Would you a project on Abigail William or Elizabeth proctor in The Crucible?

Elizabeth of course. Abigail is to blame for the tragic events in The Crucible, including turning John Proctor and Elizabeth against each other for her selfish reasons.

How are elizabeth and Abigail view on life similar or different in The Crucible?

In the crucible Abigail just wanted to have John proctorto herself no matter what. Elizabeth proctor just wanted to help john Proctor find his way.

What has Elizabeth Proctor said about Abigail in act 1?

In "The Crucible," Elizabeth Proctor accused Abigail of having an affair with her husband, John Proctor, and forced her to leave their home. Angered that John Proctor refused to carry on with their affair, Abigail accuses Elizabeth of witchcraft.

In the play the crucible when Abigail is alone with proctor what claim does she make?

Abigail claims that John still loves and wants her.

What are the conflicts between two characters in the crucible?

John Proctor and Elizabeth Proctor over the affair John and Abigail had Abigail and John because John is deniying that he ever gave her hope to think he would touch her again

Why would Elizabeth lie about the affair between Abigail and John Proctor in The Crucible by Arthur Miller?

She lies because she is trying to protect him.

Quotes from The Crucible?

"It is not on a boat we'll meet again Abigail, but in hell." -John Proctor