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Read the following lines about Elizabeth:

"Herrick enters with Elizabeth. Her wrists are linked by heavy chain, which Herrick now removes. Her clothes are dirty; her face is pale and gaunt. Herrick goes out."

What most likely is Miller's intention in describing Elizabeth as such?


It sets up that Elizabeth will confess to avoid going to back to jail.


Miller wants to show how those in Salem are treated in jail.


Miller wants the audience to sympathize with Elizabeth's condition.


Miller describes Elizabeth this way to show how desperate Proctor's situation has become.


When Proctor sees his wife in this condition he will become enraged.

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