Macbeth Diary Entries

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We are here at Forres after Macbeth has been crowned King of Scotland. Though it is a joyous occasion, I am considering the strange way in which the witches' prophecies had came true- though i suspect Macbeth has ''play'dst most foully for 't''. I am yet again tempted by the other prophesy that relates to myself of ''Lesser than Macbeth,and greater.Thou shalt get kings, though thou be none''and I myself find this a tempting prospectof treachery. Wicked is what man is, but i will remain loyal to Macbeth.Macbeth had invited me with great ceremony to the celebratory feast that evening he was crowned king.I am weary and suspective of Macbeth as he questions much of my movement with Fleance that afternoon. I really feel something…show more content…
If I ever find out who has killed my loved ones, I will be the death of them or they be the death of me. Macduff I am writing this entry, sitting at a desk in Scone. I have recently witnessed my dear friend Macbeth crowned King of Scotland. I am still in shock after the strange happenings of the past few days, so I am not yet overcome with neither joy nor grief. I should be happy for Macbeth, yet I feel that something inside me will not allow me to be so. These events, I fear, have not happened by chance, but that something evil, something supernatural is at work.

Macbeth and I felt immense pride, on that fateful day as we rode, victorious, over the moor. We had just defeated the ghastly Norwegians, though by uncivilized means. Macbeth rightly said "So foul; and fair a day I have not seen". Not far into our journey, we came upon three weird sisters. They all hailed Macbeth Thane of Glamis, Thane of Cawdor, and king hereafter. True, he was Thane of Glamis, but we were puzzled, to say the least, about the other two statements. As I was intrigued, I questioned them about my future. In reply, they told me that my sons would me kings, and that I would be "Lesser than Macbeth, and greater". This confuses me greatly, for had they not just said that Macbeth would be king? Of course, I chose not to believe these 'instruments of darkness'.

Amazingly, minutes after the sisters had vanished, Macbeth was announced Thane of Cawdor. We

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