Macbeth And Lady Macbeths Guilt Essay

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Macbeth And Lady Macbeths Guilt

Through The View Of A Reader, The Reasons Why Macbeth Is More Guilty By His Actions Then
Lady Macbeth Is By Hers.Macbeth is a very exciting story containing all kinds of plots and
murders. The characters that are killing and are planning murders are all very deceiving
and treacherous. Two of the most dangerous criminals in this play are Lady Macbeth and her
husband. Together they commit the most dreadful murder by killing the King; Duncan. This
is why it is difficult to determine which one of these two is more guilty, because they
each do their own part in committing the crime. Lady Macbeth would prepare the plan and
then encourage Macbeth to go through with it. Macbeth did the actual murdering, he was
also the first person who thought about killing Duncan. Furthermore he did some killing on
his own. Lady Macbeth did not have any involvement in these cases. Based on these facts,
Macbeth would be found more guilty than Lady Macbeth.The very first murder in this story
was committed on Duncan. This crime was planned by both Macbeth and Lady Macbeth. The
actual murder was done by Macbeth, making him more guilty of the crime. Lady Macbeth just
talked about committing the crime, but she never actually went through with it nor would
she ever, and that is all that counts. Talking about committing the incident is very
different from actually doing it. Lady Macbeth did a little more than just talk about it
though. She also urged Macbeth into doing it and that is what makes her part of this
crime, but she is not as guilty as Macbeth. He really didn't have to listen to what his
wife said. Macbeth had a mind of his own and he could make his own decision. The other
murders that Macbeth was involved in were not committed by him, but were ordered by him.
The people who did the killing had no choice, they had to do it, because they worked for
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