Examples Of Lady Macbeth's Intent

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Lady Macbeth's intent is to persuade her husband to kill King Duncan. She is ultimately successful in doing so because she breaks down Macbeth's fear with various rebuttals to his argument and draws out his ambition to be great. In her eyes, it was his idea in the first place and he would not have brought this to her had it not truly been weighing on his heart. She also thinks about the effects of him being king. For instance, Macbeth as King would make her queen. Lady Macbeth also realizes that an opportunity to kill the king will most likely never be presented to them again since after this visit to their home he would go back to his castle and have even more guards to protect him. She is also aware that by possessing the crown birth
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