Witch Craft In Macbeth

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Witch craft
Witch craft is the practice of magic it was said that if you practiced witch craft you had made deal with the devil in return he gave you supernatural powers. Most things that went wrong in the Elizabethan times was blamed on the witches, for example if your crops did not grow or your cow took ill. It was beloved that witches would be accompanied by a demon advisor i.e. A toad or cat.
Single, old and/or poor women were most likely to be accused. It was legal to kill suspected witches whether it be by fire or through there trials.
Macbeth by Shakespeare was wrote to impress king James who was particularly interested and superstitious about witches. Mythical beings also appear in "A midsummer nights dream"

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