Macbeth Character Analysis

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Do you believe that fate is real, or do you just believe that everything you do is by choice? Whatever you might think, I, for one, believe that fate can be real. If you read this tragic play “Macbeth” by William Shakespeare, maybe you can see and understand why Macbeth had a downfall from his reign. Even though there are some choices he made to help him with his downfall, that couldn’t mean that there was something controlling him, that Macbeth couldn’t escape from? Macbeth had some pretty intense choices to make to help increase the rate of his downfall, but was it all because of choices like becoming king, or fate to have a Thane of Cawdor and a downfall? While on the way back to the camp from Forre, with Banquo, Macbeth and Banquo encounter three witches, and the second witch said: “All hail Macbeth! Hail to thee, Thane of Cawdor!” Line 49 (347) Thane of Cawdor was a title Macbeth had not earned, so he was so bewildered when the second witch said that. Right after the three witches disappeared, Ross came to Macbeth, because King Duncan told him so, and said: “For an earnest of a greater honor, He bade me, from him, call thee Thane of Cawdor, in which addition, hail, most worthy thane, for it is thine.” The witch's prophecy is confirmed the moment Ross came to Macbeth and happily introduced him as Thane of Cawdor. Despite having the title Thane of Cawdor, Macbeth gave his wife - Lady Macbeth - a letter. She was reading the letter and realized how Macbeth is not

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