You should refer to this for at least 1/3 of your answer it's a good idea to use quotations form here you will have to remember any other quotations yourself do you mark that lady macbeth the thane of fife had a wife where is she now—what, will these hands ne'er be clean—no more o' that, my lord, no. Elaborate and shocking portrayal of the human condition as it is affected by temptation and sin here i will attempt to uncover all macbeth quotations are from the arden shakespeare edition, edited by kenneth muir 10 lady macbeth the thane of fife had a wife: where is she now—what, will these. This brief guide to writing technique is meant to help the student of english or creative it now means a number of quite different things, in formal terms: it can 'the thane of fife had a wife: where is she now' she is dead of course, this being macduff's wife macbeth had her killed along with her children and yet the. Macbeth commentary provides a comprehensive description of each act with explanations and translations for all major quotes lady macbeth refers to her counterpart, lady macduff: the thane of fife had a wife: where is she now what will macbeth doesn't believe it asking if he means ten thousand geese, villain. [viii] when spoken aloud, the witches' summon can mean one of four things to know no more, no know more, know know more, or, perhaps most tellingly, no no more this underlying negation in the speech, she identifies foremost with the wife of the thane of fife and twice implores her lord to have ''no more o' that.
In william shakespeare's play ''macbeth'', lady macbeth is a ruthless and ambitious character who convinces her husband to murder the king during macbeth act 1, scene 3: summary & quotes macbeth act 1, scene 5: in her next lines, she says, 'the thane of fife had a wife: where is she now what, will these. He is so shaken that lady macbeth has to take charge in accordance with her plan, she frames duncan's sleeping servants for the murder by placing bloody daggers on them early the next morning, lennox, a scottish nobleman, and macduff, the loyal thane of fife, arrive a porter opens the gate and macbeth leads them. Lady macbeth shows her guilt towards the deaths of duncan, banquo, lady macduff and her family lady macbeth's guilty conscience is displayed near the end of the story when she is sleepwalking she discusses her feelings, but mainly she reiterates her guilt “the thane of fife had a wife where is she now what, will.
She knows that macbeth has killed macduff's (the thane of fife) family she laments her murder lmacbeth also laments that she can never erase the guilt of her conscience note that her line about washing her hands is similar to macbeth's line when he said, “will all great neptune's ocean wash the blood. Macbeth quote identification identify: a) who is speaking b) to whom he/she is speaking c) the situation, meaning, or importance of the quotation act i 1 yet who would have thought the old man to have had so much blood in himthe thane of fife had a wife where is she now what, will these hands ne'er be clean. The third complex entering into the sleep-walking scene distinctly refers to the murder of macduff's wife and children - the thane of fife had a wife, where is she now various other fragmentary reminiscences enter into this scene, such as macbeth's terror at the banquet in the words, you mar all with this starting, the.
2 it is possible that the play has been cut as a result of censorship, but the fact that this is shakespeare's shortest and 'a little water clears us of this deed' ( 2264), and reiterates the motif of stained hands 'the thane of fife had a wife where is she now' (42-3) alludes to the murder of macduff's family (42), and is lady. There are no logical connections between her memories or her sentences, and indeed, the devastation of her mind is so complete that she cannot recall events in their correct order for example, out damned spot is followed by the thane of fife had a wife, referring to lady macduff later we hear the line banquo's. I found her horror as she relived their crimes (“the thane of fife had a wife, where is she now”) and her devastating realisation she would never again be free of this guilt (“all the perfumes of arabia will not sweeten this little hand”) truly heartbreaking she made a mistake and this mistake destroyed her.
Howard says, “she has failed to foresee the long-range consequences of her sinful ambition and so becomes a quotes “cuningham thought these words were a 'veiled incitement to macbeth' but they are perfectly refers to the murder of macduff's wife and children – 'the thane of fife had a wife, where is she now.
Do you mark that lady macbeth the thane of fife had a wife: where is she now— what, will these hands ne'er be clean—no more o' that, my lord, no more o' look after her remove from her the means of all annoyance, and still keep eyes upon her so, good night: my mind she has mated, and amazed my sight. Macbeth is one of william shakespeare's great tragedies there's murder, battles , supernatural portents, and all the other elements of a well-worked drama here are a few quotes from macbeth. Trouble watching the videos try here the macbeth graphic novel i have in class has the original text the pictures of the characters to the side are from this adaptation they also make it in plain text click the picture above and you can read: act ii i, act ii ii, act iii v, act v iii for free better yet, buy a copy for yourself from.