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Foreshadowing In Macbeth

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Alex Clarkson

on 17 January 2014

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Foreshadowing In Macbeth
Alex Clarkson
The Three Witches
First Witch.
"All hail, Macbeth! Hail to thee, Thane of Glamis!"

Second Witch.
"All hail Macbeth! Hail to thee, Thane of Cawdor!"

Third Witch.
"All hail Macbeth, that shalt be King hereafter!"
Act II Scene III, 55-62
The Mourning Cries of Birds
"The night has been unruly. Where we lay,
Our chimneys were blown down, and, as they say,
Lamentings heard i' th' air, strange screams of death,
And prophesying with accents terrible
Of dire combustion and confused events
New hatched to th' woeful time:
the obscure bird
Clamored the livelong night.
Some say, the earth
Was feverous and did shake."
Act I Scene III, 48-50
The three witches call Macbeth the King even though he was not crowned yet.
The birds signify the death of King Duncan.
Act III Scene V, 30-34
"...He shall spurn fate, scorn death, and bear
His hopes 'bove wisdom, grace, and fear:
And all know security
Is mortals' chiefest enemy."
Hecate tell Macbeth of his downfall.
Macbeth told of new position
King Duncan's death was shown by the birds
Macbeth's downfall is revealed
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