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    Macbeth who serves the king of Scotland by the name of Duncan. Macbeth became the main character of the story by murdering the king and taking his place. Using the symbols of blood, hallucinations and sleep, Shakespeare illustrates that guilt is a powerful and self-destructive force. Blood symbolizes the guilt and evil deeds of Macbeth and Lady Macbeth’s immoral actions. It is demonstrated after Macbeth kills king Duncan in order to become lord of Scotland. After killing Duncan Macbeth arrives…

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    The Evil Temptation In Shakespeare’s Macbeth (1623), the reader learns about the main character Macbeth, who is doomed to face a tragic fate due to his greedy ambition of wanting to become king of Scotland. In the play, he appears to be an overall reprehensible man, however, there were many factors that motivated him to engage in such heinous acts – including murder and regicide to name a few – in order to fulfill his ambition. Although his nefarious deeds may show that he is a terrible human…

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    Role Of Macbeth's Downfall

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    committing evil deeds. They were the ones who first triggered Macbeth's first thoughts of killing Duncan. The witches prophesied to him that “"All hail, Macbeth! hail…

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    Macbeth being a “murderer” is what lead him to becoming king is what most people said. King Duncan I was a very bad leader and did not lead Scotland as well as Macbeth was proven to do. Duncan had fled back to Scotland after leading dangerous campaign into Northumbria. At this time Macbeth was described by chronicles that he could be a “liberal king who has a ruddy countenance”(Hartson). By a liberal king…

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    primarily chose the evil over good by choosing to kill King Duncan. Later by choosing to kill his best friend Banquo. Finally by ruling as a tyrant over Scotland. He had the reasons to choose the good decision but never failed to go with the wrong decision. The first situation when Macbeth chose the wrong decision is when he decided to kill King Duncan. He had ample…

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    Shakespeare in the setting of Scotland during the medieval times. Macbeth is a nobleman with an exceptional amount of character flaws, one being his ambition. The witch’s knowledge of this flaw allows them to mislead Macbeth in actions that later develop the plot of the play. The witches advance the plot by motivating Macbeth to kill Duncan and Banquo, and later leading Macbeth to an arrogance in battle against Macduff. Three witches first appear to Macbeth and Banquo in Act I to reveal the…

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    prophecies was that he will become the king of Scotland. Because of this prophecy, Macbeth’s ambition and actions persuaded by Lady Macbeth made Macbeth kill King Duncan. This becomes a guilt that he has to overcome as the play goes on. As a king of Scotland, Macbeth manages his destiny by believing his prophecies will come true. He keeps his rulership of the Scottish kingdom by murdering everyone that would find out his sin of killing King Duncan. Throughout the play, Macbeth tries to…

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    Help me destroy Macbeth for he is an evil traitor. I promise you won't be dissatisfied if you choose to do so. What good has Macbeth done for any of you? I personally know he's done nothing but harm to Scotland. Macbeth unruly stole what was mine, the throne, and has now proved over and over again he cannot be trusted as King. I am a man of my word, as you gentlemen all know, and it is time to get Scotland back! Wouldn’t we be doing all of Scotland good, to get rid of Macbeth? Macbeth has…

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    Lady Macbeth's Crimes

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    do if I became Queen for being apart of a crime that no one but you knew about? Call me Queen Lady Macbeth, I am from the play Macbeth written by Shakespeare himself. It is a tragedy play and I am the wife of the protagonist. The play is set in Scotland in the castle. I am not that rich, but not that poor either. As you can see i am the Queen after Macbeth murdered Duncan the previous King of Scotland. I honestly don’t even know why he was King he didn’t do a very good job anyways. Yes I am a…

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    that he can be the king of Scotland. Macbeth told Lady Macbeth about this and Lady Macbeth tells Macbeth to do whatever he needs to do to seize the crown and become the king of Scotland. Macbeth finally kills the Scottish king Duncan and becomes the king of Scotland. His ambition to have more power made him commit an inhumane crime. His ambition, guilt and fear makes him commit more inhumane crimes to cover up…

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