“She should have died hereafter;      There would have been a time for such a word.” What Macbeth is saying in these lines is a very simple way of describing how he feels about Lady Macbeth’s death. This simple description creates an effect where Macbeth cannot be broken anymore. He had everything he needs […]

Macbeth is an equivocator in Act 1 Scene 7. The quote that proves this, is ” I have no spur to prick the sides of my intent, but only vaulting ambition which o’erleaps itself and falls on th’other” This quote from Macbeth is a section of his soliloquy and he’s saying that he has no […]

“Stars, hide your fires! Let not light see my black and deep desires.” “I am afraid to think what I have done;Look on’t again I dare not” “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood Clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather” “Whence is that knocking? How is ’t with me when […]

Pathetic Fallacy : When the moods and emotions are being showed by the weather and the way the day goes. e.g In Romeo & Juliet, Romeo was crying and then it started to rain, thunder came and the weather was horrible. Metaphysics : Things that are beyond this universe, that cannot be observed and meausred. An example […]

Away, and mock the time with fairest show, false face must hide what the false heart doth know. Leave and decieve everyone and our lying face must hide what the lying heart doesn’t know.

This is strange as the witchs tell us small truths in order to win us over but they are really lying about larger matters. And then betray us in relation to something of importance.