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The Crucible

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Breakfast Concerns

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Why is Rebecca's final line of,

"I've had no breakfast,"

significant?

A

It is linked to the classic idea of a last meal for anyone who is about to be executed.

B

It shows that she and Proctor have very different approaches to death.

C

It shows that Rebecca does not fear death give that she is worried about something so trivial.

D

It is evidence of the poor treatment the condemned received.

E

Rebecca's concern about her breakfast shows she has yet to come to grips with her impending death.