Deceit And Hypocrisy In Shakespeare's 'Macbeth'

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FIRST WITCH All hail, Macbeth! Hail to thee, Thane of Glamis!
SECOND WITCH All hail, Macbeth! Hail to thee, Thane of Cawdor!
THIRD WITCH All hail, Macbeth, that shalt be king hereafter! (i.iii.51-53)
Macbeth the once brave and kind thane evolved after his motives of gaining power clouded his judgment. Once Macbeth the antagonist commits an act of evil, in this case killing King Duncan for to fulfill the witches prophecy to become king. Leads to various incidents including deceit and hypocrisy. This showcases that unnatural deeds leads to unnatural events, which is a pivoting moment for Macbeth as it is unnatural for him to be king. It is an act against god’s will. Macbeth’s desire for power clouded his morals and values leading him to be a hypocrite. Macbeth is a hypocrite due to his lack of responsibility, misleading guidance from others and the enemies Macbeth has obtained from his journey of hypocrisy.
The reputation Macbeth have adduce gives an insight to how Macbeth is not suitable to be king for the reason that Macbeth fulfilled his role as a king very loosely. During this time era that Macbeth has ruled in, God was an important factor in life. Macbeth
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Macbeth found himself in a place where he had many traitors that lead to his downfall. Macbeth was a terrible leader who was consummed with eviln and used the power of the witches to get to the position of a king. The witches deceived Macbeth, which lead to many traitors. Macduff was called a traitor due to his lack of loyaltiy for Macbeth. People judged Macduff for not taking side with Macbeth, instead Macduff joined in an alliance to avenge Macbeth. Macbeth put an act of seeming humble, however underneath he was evil which Macduff was able to note. Macduff goal was to get Scottland to the way it was before, making Macduff a “traitor” to Scotland. When Macduff consolidated Malcolm he mentioned

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