By: Karina Martinez
Abigail Williams was a girl that had bad reputation in Salem. She had an affair with John Proctor this was happening when she use to work in Proctors house. She also hated Proctors wife because she was obsessed with proctor and wanted him to divorce his wife for her. Abigail was caught in the woods dancing with another couple of girls and she lied about witchcraft so she wouldn't be hanged. She made the other girls lie right along with her so she could get out of trouble. She ran away for the fact that she lied so much that no one wanted her around.
Reverend Parris was scared of his reputation in Salem. He was a preacher in Salem and hardly any one liked him as there preacher. His daughter betty was one of the girls that were dancing in the woods. He tried to avoid letting people know that his own daughter was involved with then witchcraft. He also took advantage of the witchcraft to show he had athority and he tried to have a good reputation but after the trials the little of good reputation he had he lost all of it.
He was called in as a preacher that knew about witchcraft, but in reality he didn't know anything. He was called to see what was wrong with Parris' daughter. From not knowing what he was doing, he sent 19 people to be sentenced to death. Once he realize he was wrong, he attempted to save their lifes, but he failed.