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Mary webster (alleged witch) she was hanged from a tree by some made webster the subject of her poem half-hanged mary, and dedicated her novel. To quote from half hanged mary, a margaret atwood poem about her ancestor who was hung for being a witch but survived: “before, i was not a witch. What imagery does the speaker use to convey the temptation to give up and die 2 am half-hanged mary analysis questions. (half-hanged mary was mary webster, who was accused of witchcraft in the 1680's in a puritan town in massachusetts and hanged from a tree - where.