Analysis Of Macduff In Macbeth

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The lines from this song perfectly intertwine with the character Macduff. Throughout the play we see Macduff go from neutral towards Macbeth, to straight up despising him. The lyric from the song, "All this time I was wasting / Hoping you would come around," really paints a good picture of when Macduff has finally had it with Macbeth. I imagine that this line illustrates the scene when Macduff learns that Macbeth has killed his whole family. We see Macduff become skeptical of Macbeth's behavior after Duncan is murdered. When Macbeth admits that he killed the grooms out of anger, Macduff asks Macbeth why he did so. We see the seed of suspicion planted in Macduff. Then Banquo says, "let us meet / And question this most bloody piece of work, / To …show more content…
/ In the great hand of God I stand, and thence / Against the undivulged pretense I fight / Of treasonous malice" (2.3.127-134). Then Macduff seconds that motion. Showing us that Macduff is already vengeful and willing to fight any bad guy. Then as a result, Macduff goes as far as to not come to Macbeth's coronation, that's the first straw drawn. We see the doubt and suspicion from Macduff in this conversation, Ross: "Will you to Scone?" Macduff: "No, cousin, I'll to Fife." Ross: "Well, I will thither." Macduff: "Well, may you see things well done there. / Adieu, / Lest our old robes sit easier than our new" (2.4.35-39)! Then Macbeth kills Macduff's innocent family, and that’s the last straw for Macduff. I'd like to imagine that Macduff was waiting around, wasting time, hoping the good Macbeth would come back, but the good Macbeth never came. Then further into the song, Taylor Swift says, "all you do is let me down." This lines relates to the above statement, Macduff is telling Macbeth that he's been nothing but a disappointment. Macduff says, "I have no words: / My voice is inmy sword, thou bloodier villain / Than terms can give thee out" (5.8.7-9)! Meaning that Macbeth is to terrible for

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