Macbeth Theme Of Honesty And Loyalty

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In the Tragedy of Macbeth, Shakespeare explains that fighting for honesty and loyalty will get you far. For example, throughout the story there were multiple issues of honesty and loyalty. These two qualities specifically, can make a very good king. Which is why Macduff should have been king in the first place. For example, honesty and loyalty are very two strong points when being king is something that you desire.
Throughout the story of Macbeth, you realize right away that Macbeth is lacking most of the qualities of being a king. For example, in one of the scenes where Macbeth and Lady Macbeth are planning to kill King Duncan and Macbeth could not finish the job of placing the daggers next to the guards. Macbeth says: “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 to hell.” (2.1 63--65) Being the corrupt man that Macbeth is, he got his way after killing the original king to get to the throne. Even after Macbeth became king he still continued to be greedy and selfish, For example, when the three witches tell him about the prophesies, he doesn’t really believe them. After the prophecies come true and he gets his ways, his greed continues by him wanting all the power that exist. His greed actually becomes so out of hand that he ends up killing his best
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For example, as Macbeth continues to get greedy and crazy and kills Siward. As Macbeth and Macduff get ready to battle, Macbeth’s lust for power again gets the better of him. Soon after he then finds out that his own wife, Lady Macbeth commits suicide, after going insane. Seyton states: “The queen, my lord, is dead.” (5.5 17) When Macbeth hears this he doesn’t have much, if not any feeling about it and quickly moves on. Macduff realizes from that moment on that Macbeth has reached his breaking point and that Macbeth’s kingdom can finally be
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