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Macbeth was a true Shakespearean tragic hero He had many noble qualitiesas well as several tragic flaws He was a courageous brave and good noblemanwho was haunted by superstition moral cowardice and an overwhelming ambitionProgressively through the play his flaws started consuming his qualitiesuntil they are that can be seen of him Macbeth was a courageous and strong nobleman He and Banquowere leaders of King Duncans army His personal powers and strengthas a general won him the battle as described by the captain I2 Butalls too weak For brave Macbeth -- well he deserved that name -- Disdaining fortune with his brandished steel Which smoked with bloodyexecution Like valors minion carved out his passage Till he facedthe slave Macbeth was even undiscouraged when he was attacked by theKing of Norway assisted by that most disloyal traitor the thane of CawdorLady Macbeth convinced her husband to murder Duncan by putting his manhoodand courage at stake I7 When you durst do it then you were a man Andto be more than what you were you would be so much more the man As Macbethstarted degrading he lost some bravery IV 1 That I may tell pale-heartedfear it lies In his fight with Macduff some of his old courage and strengthreturned Macbeth could be brave when it came to action but whenhe started thinking he would hesitate and would have to be urged into actionby his wife or by the sense of security that he obtained from the propheciesof the supernatural He changed his mind five times before murdering DuncanThe witches prophecy that he would be king made him decide to leaveit to chance but Duncans announcement that Malcolm was to be hisheir made Macbeth realize that he would have to take a course of action forthe prophecies to come true He changed his mind again before he reachedhome until his wife persuaded him that it could be done safely Then he changedhis mind again before finally being
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