A banquet prepared. Enter MACBETH, LADY MACBETH, ROSS, LENNOX, Lords, and Attendants MACBETH You know your own degrees; sit down: at first And last the hearty welcome. Lords Thanks to your majesty. MACBETH Ourself will mingle with society, And play the humble host. Our hostess keeps her state, but in best time We will require her welcome. LADY ...
No Fear Shakespeare – Macbeth (by SparkNotes) -3- Original Text Modern Text What a haste looks through his eyes! So should he look That seems to speak things strange. His eyes seem frantic! He looks like someone with a strange tale to tell. Act 1, Scene 2, Page 3 ROSS God save the king.
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Macbeth determines to consult the Weïrd Sisters again. They comfort him with ambiguous promises. Another nobleman, Macduff, rides to England to join Duncan’s older son, Malcolm. Macbeth has Macduff’s wife and children murdered. Malcolm and Macduff lead an army against Macbeth, as Lady Macbeth goes mad and commits suicide.
macbeth William Shakespeare background It is believed that Shakespeare wrote Macbeth largely to please King James. The Scottish king claimed to be descended from a historical figure named Banquo. In Macbeth, the witches predict that Banquo will be the first in a long line of kings. James’s interest in witchcraft—he penned a book on the subject in 1597—may
Free PDF, epub, Kindle ebook. Macbeth is Shakespeare's shortest tragedy, and tells the story of a brave Scottish general named Macbeth who receives a prophecy. Home Categories Recent Authors Lists Series Collections Donate About Contact F.A.Q Search ...
MACBETH: Tomorrow. LADY MACBETH: Never shall tomorrow come, my lord. Your face is like a book where I may read strange matters. Let no one else see. Look like the innocent flower, But be the serpent under it. Leave all the rest to me. EXIT MACBETH and LADY MACBETH Servants bustle through preparing for the feast. ENTER LADY MACBETH followed by ...
Macbeth, known as Shakespeare's “Scottish Play," weaves a tale of murder, treachery, and madness, as Macbeth and Lady Macbeth plot to kill King Duncan after Macbeth hears the witches’ prophecy about his impending kingship. The couple resort to murder to cling to power, but a movement of resistance championed by Duncan’s sons Donalbain and ...
Shakespeare’s play about a Scottish nobleman and his wife who murder their king for his throne charts the extremes of ambition and guilt.First staged in 1606, Macbeth’s three witches and other dark imagery have entered our collective imagination.Read a character analysis of Macbeth , plot summary, and important quotes.