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    Unquestionably, Lady Macbeth is portrayed as being in less control of many situations in the film “Scotland PA”, one such example being when Macbeth contemplates how to kill his next victim, Macduff. Macbeth nearly completely prevents Lady Macbeth from having knowledge of the plan to eventually try and kill Macduff, evident from the moment the witches update his prophecy in his restaurant. More specifically, on the night of their death in their own basement, Macbeth left his wife for the last…

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    Shakespeare introduces Macbeth to us before he physically enters the play through descriptions of his valour by others *****quotes about his bravery*****. All this greatness of character however is quickly shadowed when we are presented with a fatal flaw in Macbeth when he receives the prophecies from the witches. Here is when Macbeth’s longing ambition and power hunger seem to conquer his thoughts. These thoughts eventually bring about his tragic downfall. Shakespeare depicts this flaw greatly…

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    Macbeth admits to his obsession to be in power; mentally and socially, which leads to his deterioration. The influences of secondary characters such as Lady Macbeth, the witches, and the apparitions cause Macbeth to commit irreparable harm to King Duncan, Banquo and Macduff in addition to Macbeth’s obsession to stand politically dominant, fear of potential consequences, and his hunger to exceed supernatural limits. Obsession to stand politically dominant is Macbeth’s primary flaw. Macbeth’s…

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    In my research essay I will focus on the story titled “Macbeth”.” Macbeth” Is a story that was originally written by well-known author William Shakespeare, the story “Macbeth” was written in 1606. In all of Shakespeare’s stories there is love and relationships. Just like another Shakespeare story “Hamlet” love was something that played a huge influence on the leading character. In the story the leading characters Macbeth and Lady Macbeth to me are exactly like actors Woody Harrelson and Juliette…

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    King Duncan is a generous and good man, a father of his two sons, and most of all a virtuous ruler of Scotland in the play “Macbeth” written by the talented William Shakespeare. Shakespeare was a very intelligent man who created Duncan’s character to contribute to the play by developing Macbeth’s character, establishing the theme of “The Great Chain of Being” and developing the overall plot of the story. First, King Duncan contributed to the play because he played a big role in developing the…

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    forces her beloved husband,Macbeth, to dethrone the King of Scotland. King Duncan was killed in his sleep by Macbeth and his son was killed in cold blood by a murderer Macbeth hired. These chain of events unfolded because Lady Macbeth believed so heavily that Macbeth should be crowned royalty. Throughout the play,we can see that King and Queen Macbeth are both are very persuasive,but Lady Macbeth is to blame for the death of King duncan and the events that followed. Crowning her more persuasive…

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    wife was unhappy and clearly wanted Macbeth to know. Like the gentle man he was, Macbeth soothed his wife, "what can i do to make you happy my love?" In simpler terms; she wanted King Duncan dead, claiming that he stole the throne from Macbeth. At first he knew, he would never hurt a good friend like Duncan, but his wife persuading him. saying how nice it would be to rule Scotland, to have many more servants than they do know all sorts of ideas. so he does the evil deed, with is wife away so she…

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    put them in the place they wanted to be. Macbeth and his wife both wanted him to be the the king of Scotland so they made it their duty to make sure the prophecy was fulfilled. The relationship of an of husband and wife should always be a partnership. Macbeth and Lady Macbeth had a plan for the death of Duncan because of the prophecy giving by the witches. Lady Macbeth drove Macbeth to murder Duncan so that he become the king. In the story lady Macbeth was more of the leader about the murders…

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    Macbeth is equally responsible as macbeth of the murder of king Duncan. “When Duncan is asleep...who shall bear the guilt Of our great quell?(pg Act 1,scene 7,pg3) She makes the entire plan up to kill King Duncan. Lady macbeth acts as if she is not human which makes her equally responsible for King Duncan’s death. “ Had he not resembled My father as he slept, I had done ’t.” although she makes the plan, she can not kill King Duncan because he reminds her of her father. “If this business...toward…

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    Fate In Macbeth Essay

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    Shakespearean tragedy of Macbeth, the events predicted by the three witches in Act I came true due to Macbeth’s free will, not due to fate since those around him, including Lady Macbeth, pressured him to make certain decisions, such as murdering Duncan. However, his own motives and greed drove him to fulfill the prophecies of him becoming Thane of Glamis and Cawdor, as well as a king, proposed by the witches. To begin, in Act I Scene III, the witches tell Macbeth and Banquo that Macbeth will…

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