The Lie Of Abby: Dancing In The Woods

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Abby always wants to get her way and in most cases she does. She persuades everyone she encounters to help build on her lies. She persuades not only strangers but even those closest to her. One of the girls that was dancing in the woods with her was named Mercy Lewis. Abby told her “Listen now: if they be questioning us, tell him we danced- I told him as much already.”(pg. 18 Act 1) She persuades Mercy to not come out with the truth but join in on her lies. Abby coaxes people in the court to believe her as well. All of the lies and persuasion that Abby does help her with her personal cause, power and money.
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