The Crucible

What elements existed or were created within the community to allow Abigail and the other girls to gain power?


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Paranoia of witchcraft and anything "unorthodox" to Puritan belief laid fertile ground for the events in the play. This was compounded by the fact that people could use accusations of witchcraft to settle personal squabbles and disagreements.