John Alden and Ben Proctor are lovers during the Salem witch trials. They have to keep their relationship a secret or else they'll be burned at the stake for being a witch. They succeed in keeping their secret until the nosy girl who is Ben's neighbor sees John leaving Ben's house in the middle of the night. They're both found guilty of being witches and are to be burned, but John says he had forced Ben and that Ben was innocent. Ben is let go and they prepare to burn John. what will happen next!!!!