Bisheit Macbeth Final Project

So im freaking out thinking what is going on but when

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Scotland. So, I’m freaking out, thinking “what is going on?”, but when I go to ask more even though Banquo warned me against it, they disappear. Conan: That’s pretty intense. So they tell you this, and what do you think? Macbeth: Banquo and I awere skeptical, but curious. All of a sudden, I see Ross, one of the King’s aids, and he gives me the title of the Thane of Cawdor and I'm thinking to myself “what if these things are true? What if I could be King of Scotland?”. But whatever, I go to the castle of Duncan, the king, to be congratulated, and whatnot, and I realize that he’s naming his son, Malcolm, as the Prince of Cumberland. All of a sudden, I start thinking that I want to be the King of Scotland. I want to kill Duncan. Conan: And this is where it gets interesting? Macbeth: That’s just the beginning. This is where things start getting good. Okay so Duncan wants to come to Invirness, my castle, to celebrate my new title and the victory over Norway, so I send a letter to my wife, telling her of Duncan, the prophecies, and what I want to do – about my “vaulting ambition”. This is what you need to know. At that point, I wasn’t so sure about killing Duncan, and my wife was. My wife is INSANE. Honestly, she’s the Shakespearian version of Gary Busey or Ron Artest. She wants me to kill Duncan, no matter what, and she motivates me by questioning my manhood, but finally, I get over it, and I go to kill Duncan. At the time, I'm freaking out, and I was so mentally unprepared that I hallucinate that there’s a
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Patel dagger with blood on it right in front of my hand, pointing towards Duncan’s chamber when I'm going to kill the old man. It wasn’t a good night. All the blood on my hands, and killing the old man, hearing the guards waking up, just worked simultaneously to freak me out. The next morning, the bodies are found, and luckily, both Malcolm and Donaldbain flee. So it seems like they are the culprits, which is good for me. Conan: Obviously, you become King after this, unanimously, so clearly, a lot happened between then and now for you to meet your death. A lot of negative stuff, I should say.
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  • Fall '09
  • Bisheit
  • Macbeth, Conan

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