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Banquos warning to Macbeth was one of great wisdom It reflected his rationalism when the situation could have over-excited a lesser man Unfortunately the evil that was embedded in witches words was cloaked by their accordance with Macbeths innate desires His becoming Thane of Cawdor as the witches said served as a collateral for belief and hence Banquos warning fell on ears of dismissal to all but words of imperial progression However true Banquos words they could not prevent the tragedy of Macbeth King Duncan was a virtuous leader and his inferiors served through love Yet when he crowned his eldest son Malcolm as Prince of Cumberland the concoction of evil intent the witches had brewed and absorbed into Macbeth had its most lethal ingredient a catalyst that assured reaction and cultivated a complete abandonment of Macbeths previous honourable life in favour of a selfish bloody one The Prince of Cumberland That is a step I must fall down or else oer leap For in my way it lies Stars hide your fires Let not light see my black and deep desires Reason upon a session of auto-interrogation seemed to briefly return to Macbeth We but teach bloody instructions which being taught return to plague th inventor he conceded In a rational state he could see how entangled in this business he was and how hard it would be to get back out But as if he shared a marital evil with his wife Lady Macbeth encouraged him across the bloody river he was already approaching Through intimidation she made him believe that what he was doing was in their best interests even if it did mean the end of a harmonious dynasty Lady Macbeth was a sly woman who was prepared to sacrifice stability content amongst the population and the course of history to benefit herself She had harnessed the power of being able to dramatically influence if not control the
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