Macbeth Divine Right Analysis

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Macbeth Essay William Shakespeare the author of the play “Macbeth” believed in the idea that kings rue by divine right. Divine Right is the ability to rule or be king by the will of God, an individual has no ability to change authority through his own capability. Shakespeare clearly show his view on the subject throughout this play. Macbeth was told by the witches that he will become king one day. Despite the fact that he would one day become king Lady Macbeth tempted Macbeth into murdering King Duncan in order to become king sooner. By doing this he became king and eliminated the possibility that he was chosen by God to rule. After he murdered Duncan he tried to get away with it and cover it up, this led to Macbeth getting tormented by his…show more content…
Macbeth was starting to see ghost and started yelling at the ghost while he was eating with his friends. His entire demeanor was self evident that something was wrong. “My noble partner You greet with present grace and great prediction of noble having and of royal hope, that he seems rapt withal. To me you speak not. If you can look into the seeds of time, and say which grain will grow and which will not, speak, then, to me, who neither beg nor fear your favors nor your hate. (1.3.57-64)”. Banquo in this passage wanted to see his fate from The Witches because he learned that Macbeth was able to see his future. He is another character who is trying manipulate his fate and become greater than he was meant to be. Macbeth managed to create his own fate and got him self to become king. I believe God let him become king and his suffering was punishment for killing Duncan. He went back to the witches and they gave him a new future and told him that we would be killed by a man born unnaturally by a…show more content…
Macbeth says,” The Prince of Cumberland! That is a step on which I must fall down, or else o'erleap, for in my way it lies. Stars, hide your fires; let not light see my black and deep desires. the eye wink at the hand; yet let that be which the eye fears, when it is done, to see. (1.4.55-60) Many people think they can change their own fate but whatever happens it is because of another action and sometimes you may not like it but what really matters is how we deal with our fate. Whether you like it or not you must be pleased with it and life will become easier and if you try to go against you will your life will be getting

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