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Who's to blame for the tragedy?

Lady Macbeth

  • is obsessed with the news sent by Macbeth
  • immediately hatches a plan
  • speech is full of evil double meaning
  • taunts Macbeth when he tries to back down
  • takes the knives back to the servants after the murder
  • tries to make everything normal again afterwards

 

An attempt to understand Lady Macbeth's motivations in context

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Scene from Macbeth.

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Macbeth - Act 1, Scenes 1 and 3

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Scene from Macbeth.

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Macbeth - Act 5, Scene 1

 

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