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Unformatted text preview: both already feel the guilt of killing Duncan. Naughts had, alls spent, where our desire is got without content. Tis safer to be that which we destroy than by destruction dwell in doubtful joy (Lady Macbeth lines 4-8). Lady Macbeth already regrets killing Duncan. She wishes not to make any more deaths and create a bigger hole than they already have. 3.C. The change in the relationship between Macbeth and Lady Macbeth reveals that the moral state of Macbeth is questionable. It is almost as if his regret over killing Duncan disappeared as he began to seek out the death of Banquo. Come, sealing night, scarf up the tender eye of pitiful day, and with thy bloody and invisible hand cancel and tear to pieces the great bond that keeps me pale!(Macbeth lines 46-50). Banquo is Macbeths best friend, and yet he is willing to stab him in the back to keep the crown. This shows that his greed is taking over any and all morals Macbeth has....
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This note was uploaded on 10/23/2011 for the course ENG 240 taught by Professor Unk during the Spring '11 term at Ocean County College.
- Spring '11
- Macbeth, Macbeth, Lady Macbeth, Banquo, Duncan