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Lady MacBethLady MacBeth is one of Shakespeares greatest and most intriguing femalecharacters She is evil seductive and witch-like all at the same time However during theplay we see her in two different ways At the time when we first meet her she is a brutallyviolent power wanting witch and later on she turns to a shameful suicidal grieving womanAt the beginning of the MacBeth Lady MacBeth is very savage and vicious Shethinks nothing of killing King Duncan She has no sense of what is wrong and right andbelieves that it is perfectly moral to do the deed of murder She states that to not gothrough with the deed would be horrible to yourself and that you would be a coward inyour own eyesWouldst thou have that which thou esteemst the ornamentof life and live a coward in thine own esteemShe states that if she was MacBeth and did not jump at this perfect opportunity that if achild being fed at her breast where as Duncan is king she would tear it from her anddashd the brains out to have the opportunity MacBeth does This shows how mad andsadistic she was She had absolutely no self-conscience and thought nothing about thewrong they were soon to commit Later on after the murders she unlike MacBeth still shows no signs of aconscience She is very cool and collected while MacBeth hallucinates and goestemporarily mad Lady MacBeth on the other hand takes everything calmly She takesthe daggers back to the Kings room smears blood on the drunken guards and attempts todestroy all evidence of MacBeth ever being there She knows what needs to be done anddoes it without any hesitation or fear However it is later on in the story that it is revealed to us that Lady MacBethsconscience is strong When sleep walking one night Lady MacBeth seemingly somewhatinsane begins blabbering about spots of blood on her handsOut damned spot out I say One two why then tis
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