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    withers because they have done good deeds and made the right decisions rather than bad ones. A leader is someone who leads their followers to a greater outcome. At the beginning of the book Macbeth, Macduff, and Malcolm were all well respected. Macbeth was praised for killing the leader of King Duncan's traitors. The captain, King Duncan, and his people praised him. “O valiant cousin! worthy gentleman!” (I. i. 26) His bravery earned him the title, Thane of Cawdor. Malcolm was King Duncan's eldest son and next in line for the throne. Macduff was also a man well known for being a Scottish noble. They were not as popular as Macbeth was. This changes as the Macbeth attempts to fulfill the witches prophecies of those in line for the throne and became so drunk with power along with bloodshed on his hands.…

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    took place in the distance past of Scotland, England. In this piece, the main character, Macbeth wanted to become king, and in doing so he murdered anyone in his path. In the end was only slain by the forces of the true air to the throne. The theme of this drama can be portrayed through the ambition of these three men: Macbeth, Macduff, and Malcolm. The play begins with the ever so ambitious Macbeth making an evil decision. According to Macbeth “I go, and it is done. The bell invites me hear…

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    written by William Shakespeare, is set in Scotland during Macbeth’s reign as king. The play followed Macbeth’s descent into madness as reached the conclusion that he must eliminate any person he felt threatened his power as king. Throughout the play, one can see how the most prominent theme is the influence ambition had on the different characters. In the beginning, Macbeth and Lady Macbeth expressed characteristics that revealed how ambitious they were to obtain the throne of Scotland. As a…

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    Macbeth is one of Shakespeare’s greatest, as well as shortest, works. The play connects with the political, historical, and philosophical influences of Shakespeare’s time. It is believed that when Macbeth was written in 1606, Shakespeare wanted to appease the then-ruling monarch and his most recent theatrical patron, James VI of Scotland. To please James, Shakespeare wrote the play to focus on James’ Scottish lineage and history, fascination with witchcraft, and theory of divine right of kings.…

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    his most famous dramatic plays, “Macbeth”, which takes place in Scotland. The main character, Macbeth, desired to become king, so he plotted to kill King Duncan. After going through with his plan, Macbeth is then proclaimed king and later killed in battle. The theme of the play was ambition, which can clearly be seen through the characters Macbeth, Lady Macbeth, and Malcolm. To start with, Macbeth’s dialogue greatly showed his desires to become king after encountering the witches and hearing…

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    The Tragedy Of Macbeth

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    children. Shakespeare went on to leave his family to go to London and work as a playwright. Macbeth- THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH is set mainly in Scotland. It tells about a brave Scottish general who meets three witches that claim he will be the King one day. Prodded by his wife. Macbeth kills King Duncan to become king. He is soon a tyrant and his kingdom falls to pieces. This tragedy is full of blood and backstabbing at every turn and hooks readers from the first line to the last. Characters Lady…

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    Macbeth's Downfall

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    Macbeth, now a malicious killer, told Lady Macbeth that he has murder Duncan. He explains this by saying, “I have done the deed,” (II, ii, 19). In this quote Macbeth is telling Lady Macbeth that he has executed the plan to kill Duncan. Later in this act the readers learn that Donalbain and Malcolm have devised a plan to flee the country. Donalbain explains their reasoning by saying, “Our separate fortune shall keep us both the safer. Where we are, there’s daggers in men’s smiles,” (II, iv, 163).…

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    Is Macbeth A Good Man

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    He also shows what it takes to be a great warrior. One instance where Macduff never stopped caring for his family even when they all get killed while he was England. Macduff was very angry at Macbeth for doing so. He even said, “within my sword I set him upon and he he leaves forgive him.” (Iv,iii,220)Macduff is saying that when I get the chance to kill him and if he gets away from me then I should forgive him. After this he goes to England to get revenge on Macbeth. When he finally gets to…

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    chaos into the realm as he dethrones its divinely-ordained king and becomes a tyrant who transgresses all moral boundaries to maintain his power. When Macduff presents the head of Macbeth to Malcolm as proof of his death, he says “Behold where stands / The usurper’s cursed head. The time is free. / I see thee compassed with thy kingdom’s pearl, / That speaks my salutation in their minds (Macbeth 5.8.54-57). This illustrates how the subjects collectively believe that killing Macbeth is the only…

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    The play, Macbeth, continues to remain a rich masterpiece to this day, pouring its content into learning courses, play performances, and movies. One subject that has continued to baffle its readers is the argument of which character is solely responsible for the major events. Due to the fact that most people will only read the surface of this play, it is expected that most will point their fingers towards Macbeth. Though this character appears to be a natural suspect, upon closer inspection lies…

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