Compose a 500-word point-of-view essay illustrating a chosen perspective of one of the figures listed below:
a citizen of Salem, MA during the witch trials,
As this is a point-of-view essay, a modern perspective will not accurately address what the question is asking for. It is strongly suggested that at least one selection from the provided source book be used to research the event and views of the time. All sources and their use must be appropriately identified using APA style.