The Crucible

Lines 805–817: Explain how Hale’s request for Proctor to testify in court is an example of raising Proctor’s stakes.

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Hale is testing Proctor's resolve. Proctor has insisted that his friends' confessions were brought forth by their own desire to survive.... to avoid the noose at all costs. Hale asks Proctor is he is willing to put himself on the line is their stead..... Proctor passes the test.


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