Weird Sisters In Macbeth Research Paper

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Argue the important role of weird sisters in Macbeth and how Macbeth’s ambition led to disaster actions.

The weird sisters play an important role in Shakespeare 's play Macbeth, moreover does Macbeth’s ambition lead to disastrous action, these statements will be argued with references to Macbeth as a whole.
The weird sisters are medieval witches which are present in Macbeth, the sisters are immortal and supernatural beings who create “double, double, toil and trouble” in Macbeth. Their presence in Macbeth brings sense of darkness which is created through the thunderous weather that their presence brings, their disturbingly withered manlike appearance and their tendency to preceed disaster and chaos. The Dark nature of the weird sisters allows them the ability to view the darkness within others for example, their mere introduction to Macbeth life sets in motion the events that provoke Macbeth’s inner darkness. Ambitious Macbeth is oblivious to supernatural power of
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In Macbeth when Duncan’s murder is committed by the tusted Macbeth, Macbeth is aware of the severity of his actions; “ What hands are here! Ha –they pluck out mine eyes! Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash his blood clean from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, making the green one red” however, despite Macbeth’s will to stop the evil, his uncontrollable ambition continues to rule his conscience. Due ringleader of ambition controlling the mind of Macbeth, this causes Macbeth to possess an unhesitant murderous desire, “My thought, whose murder yet is but fantastical, shakes so my single state of man That function is smother’d in surmise, and nothing is but what is not” and thirst for power; “I have no spur to prick the side of my intent, but only vaulting ambition” which as result causes inexorable disastrous actions in

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