Macbeth's Portrayal as a Tragic Hero and an Evil Tyrant Essay
murder of Duncan, but placed
full responsibility on Macbeth.
When the audience first meets Macbeth in Act 1, Scene 2, they see
Macbeth being praised by his fellow colleagues and soldiers. In lines
16 to 18, the Captain says, 'For brave Macbeth -well he deserves that
name--,' and King Duncan says, 'O valiant cousin, worthy gentleman.'
This shows that Macbeth is a hero and a brave and courageous soldier.
When Macbeth returns from the battles with the Norwegians, everybody