Summary Of The Holinshed's Chronicles

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In the Holinshed’s Chronicles, three creatures appear on Macbeth’s and Banquo’s journey to Fife. The witches greet Macbeth by his current title, Thane of Glamis and then they call him by titles Macbeth has not attained. Banquo is not fond of to see the witches who have feature similar to creatures of ancient time. The witches respond to Macbeth by stating prophets that involve him being crowned king of Scotland, but he would have an unlucky ending, which could associate with death. When Macbeth and Banquo reach to Fife, King Duncan announce his son’s role after his death. Macbeth shows signs of disagreement with the Duncan’s decision of allowing his eldest son to attain the position of King of Scotland. Readers find out that the witches’ prophets

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