9th May 2018

Act Five – Scene One

Characters:
Doctor
GentleWoman
Lady Macbeth

Summary:
This scene is focused on the effects of Duncan’s murder on Lady Macbeth. Previously Lady Macbeth had supported her husband, driven by ambition and excitement. Now apparently guilt-stricken Lady Macbeth is exhibiting strange behaviour that the doctor and of Lady Macbeth’s gentlewoman have been tasked to keep an eye on her behaviour.

Quote:
“Lo you! here she comes. This is her guise, and, upon my life, fast asleep. Observe her: stand close.” – Gentlewoman

“Out, damned spot! out, I say!” – Lady Macbeth

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