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Read this passage from Act 1, Part 7, of The Crucible.

ABIGAIL: I want to open myself! (They turn to her, startled. She is enraptured, as though in a pearly light.) I want the light of God, I want the sweet love of Jesus! I danced for the Devil; I saw him; I wrote in his book; I go back to Jesus; I kiss His hand. I saw Sarah Good with the Devil! I saw Goody Osburn with the Devil! I saw Bridget Bishop with the Devil!

How do the short, repetitive sentences create a tense mood?

The Crucible, Act 1, Part 7

A. The sentences sound like a loud, emotional speech.
B. The sentences are in a more modern, active voice.
C. The sentences describe many negative aspects.
D. The sentences sound rhythmic and musical.

im not sure could someone help i feel like its C

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  1. Read that passage aloud, and then re-think. Read it with emotion! Make sure you know what "enraptured" means. https://www.dictionary.com

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