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Macbeth: Act 1, Scene 5 – Summary & Analysis

In Iverness, the castle of Macbeth, Lady Macbeth reads a letter from her husband that details the events that have occurred so far in the play, his new title and the meeting with the witches. While reading, Lady Macbeth remarks that while her husband is ambitious he is too full… Continue Reading →

Macbeth: Act 1, Scene 4 – Summary & Analysis

The play returns to Duncan’s palace, where Malcolm tells his father that Cawdor was executed after confessing to and repenting of his sins. As Duncan laments about how he placed ‘absolute trust’ in Cawdor Macbeth and Banquo then enter and are thanked by the king for their feats in the… Continue Reading →

Similarities Between Macbeth & Lady Macbeth – Essay

Love was very important to the Shakespearean audience. There is not a play written by Shakespeare that does not contain some form of a love relationship. These plays usually end happily, however in the case of “Macbeth”, the relationship that carries this important function, that is love, is conveyed in… Continue Reading →