Essay on Sacrifices Made Macbeth And The Social Network

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Sacrifices made in Macbeth and The Social Network Sacrifice is an act of giving up something valuable that you want to keep especially in order to get or to do something else to benefit yourself (Dictionary). In the book Macbeth authored by William Shakespeare and the move The Social Network directed by David Fincher both Macbeth and Mark Zuckerberg respectively make sacrifices in order to obtain their various goals. Best friends were used as a coy to help Macbeth and Mark in obtaining various goals. In Macbeth, Banquo was murdered by people that Macbeth had hired.
Macbeth had believed if Banquo was still alive he would not achieve the prophecy that the three Witches had predicted for him and planned to manslaughter his best friend.
MACBETH: “Your spirits shine through you. Within this hour at most I will advise you where to plant yourselves,
Acquaint you with the perfect spy o ' th ' time, the moment on ’t; for ’t must be done tonight,
And something from the palace; always thought That I require a clearness. And with him
To leave no rubs nor botches in the work Fleance, his son, that keeps him company, whose absence is no less material to me
Than is his father’s, must embrace the fate of that dark hour.
Resolve yourselves apart.
I’ll come to you anon.” (Act 3, scene 1, lines 130-140) In this quote Macbeth is telling the murders to kill Banquo because he is getting in his way. He also tells them to get rid of Fleance as he is with Banquo and it is very…

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