How was Elizabeth treated in The Crucible?

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It is understood that Elizabeth suffers a fairly raw deal in the drama.  She has to see her husband, her child's father, punished for telling the truth, and her desire to protect help in lying for him actually does him more harm than good.  She has to also endure that the initial force of the accusations against her are motivated not by an innocent, doe eyed girl, but a vengeful young woman who covets her husband.  All...

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