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The Crucible

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Hale and Parris

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Why are Hale and Parris so quick to urge Danforth to accept Proctor's confession?

A

They both greatly want Proctor to live.

B

They do not want Elizabeth to have to raise the baby alone.

C

Parris believes that a confession will vindicate him; Hale believes Proctor is innocent and doesn't want him executed.

D

Parris is concerned about his money and Hale is about his reputation and they think Proctor will help them regain those things.

E

They are both trying to regain favor with Danforth.