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First Impressions Of Lady Macbeth

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In a sliver of the start of the play, Lady Macbeth is presented as ruthless, manipulative and ambitious, almost completely able to get what she wants, although Macbeth had thoughts about killing the king, the witches and Lady Macbeth really pushed him over the edge and compelled him to go through with the murder of Duncan. Lady Macbeth is further shown to be ambitious by the fact she wished to be a man so she could go through with the murder herself, and that she dehumanises her husband for being a coward, she is undoubtably a very strong character as she is obviously portrayed as.
In Act 1, Scene 5, Lady Macbeth is presented as ambitious and greedy, she refers to Macbeth as "milk" and doubts him many times throughout the soliloquy. Milk has
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