'Macbeth' by William Shakespeare: Lady Macbeth's Loss of Control

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In Macbeth by William Shakespeare, Lady Macbeth 's desire for power prompts her interest in controlling Macbeth 's actions; consequently, when she loses control of Macbeth, she loses control of herself. Lady Macbeth relies on Macbeth to be the brawn so she can be the brain; she has somewhat of a

symbiotic relationship with him. After the murder of Duncan, Macbeth slowly starts losing the need for and interest in Lady Macbeth. This loss of interest removes Lady Macbeth 's access to power and eventually begets her demise. However, in the beginning she is a key factor in Macbeth deciding to follow through with the murder.

Lady Macbeth 's impetus for Macbeth to kill Duncan shows she is able to control Macbeth. She sees Macbeth as a weak man
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After the banquet Lady Macbeth disappears from the story until she returns near the end and has gone insane from her utter loss of control.

Even before the murder of Duncan, Lady Macbeth has slowly been losing control over herself and her ability to remain in power. When Lady Macbeth says that she cannot kill
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