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Essay Macbeth Relationship Analysis

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MACBETH RELATIONSHIP ANALYSIS

I found the relationship between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth very interesting in the play. In Act I they are completely devoted to each other. Love, respect and trust are the contents of their relationship. The trust in the relationship is revealed right at the beginning when Macbeth sends his wife a letter telling her about the witches and the predictions “This have I thought good to deliver to thee, my dearest partner of greatness, that thee mightst not lose the dues of rejoicing by being ignorant of what greatness is promised thee.'; (I, v, 10-13). The affection between the two is clearly shown when Macbeth salutes his wife with “My dearest love'; (I, v, 58) and also on the letter where
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In Act II, Macbeth is very weak for he is guilty and regretful after Duncan’s murder “I’ll go no more. I am afraid to think what I have done; look on’ t again I dare not.'; (II, ii, 54-56). He has a troubled mind. He imagines hearing voices “Methought I heard a voice cry “Sleep no more! Macbeth does murder sleep,'; the innocent sleep…'; (II, ii, 39-40). We analyze the depth of his conscience when he says; “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood clean form my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine making the green one red.'; (II, ii, 65-67). While Lady Macbeth is calm and self-confident whenever he panics or imagines things “These deeds must not be thought after these ways; so, it will, make us mad.'; (II, ii 37-37), “Infirm of purpose! Give me the daggers!'; (II, ii, 56-57). She is also very casual “ A little water clears us of this deed.'; (II, ii, 71) and direct, the mother type, “Why did you bring these daggers from the place? They must lie there. Go, carry them and smear the sleepy grooms with blood.'; (II, ii, 52-54).

Act III is the big turning point of
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