Macbeth Manhood Vs Masculinity Analysis

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Macbeths Struggle of Manhood vs Masculinity
Can the struggle of manhood vs. masculinity drive one to murder? The drama, Macbeth was written by William Shakespear, which took place in Scotland. Macbeth desires to be king. However, in order to fulfill his desire he must kill Duncan. The relationships of Macbeth vs. Lady Macbeth, Macbeth vs. himself and Macbeth vs. Macduff illustrate the theme, manhood vs. masculinity.
In Shakespeare’s Macbeth, Macbeth struggles with conflicts between himself and Lady Macbeth. Lady Macbeth expresses that she cannot kill Duncan herself by saying: “I laid their daggers ready; he could not miss ‘em. Had he not resembled my father as he slept, I had done’t” (Act 2, Scene 2). Lady Macbeth also says, “Give me the daggers”

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