Macbeth Downfall Analysis

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Macbeth´s Downfall Essay Haven´t you ever done something wrong, but did it anyways? At some point afterward, however, regret washes over you like a wave. Sometimes, it could be that the person at that time was not mentally strong. The play Macbeth, written by William Shakespeare, acknowledges this possibility and demonstrates the character with the most responsiblity for Macbeth´s downfall. The character that holds the most responsiblity is Macbeth himself, because he gave into his ambitions, leading to him letting his wife manipulate him. Throughout the play, the audience is notified about Macbeth´s hesitation and unwillingness to commit such treachory actions toward his king, King Duncan. For instance, ¨I go, and it is done. The bell invites me./Hear it not, Duncan, for it is a knell/That summons thee to heaven or…show more content…
Scene 1. 75-77). The scene is informing the audience that the Macbeth is hesitating and is reminding himself, that whatever his actions may be, it would be done. Taking information from personal prior experiences, when a person is about to commit a deed that him or her are not enteriely comfortable with, him or her tend to hesitiate and revaluate the action that that person is going to commit. After that action is completed, regret comes barging into that person´s mind. Like an unwelcome vistor and with regret follows guilt. For instance, ¨Methought I heard a voice cry ¨sleep no more!/Macbeth does murder sleep¨ The innocent sleep./sleep that knits up the raveled sleave of care,/The death of each day´s life, sore labor´s bath,/Balm of hurt minds, great nature´s second course¨ (Act 2. Scene 2. 47-51). After Macbeth misdeed was perpetrated, he felt sudden guilt as his subconsious started to create voices, warning him about his cruel actions and how they will affect him. However, his subconsious was foreshadowing his future. Due to the fact, that the human brain and body are both fragile things. To humans sleep is an

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