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Can someone please help me find a good example of Macbeth writing his letter to Lady...
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There is no textual evidence or indication in Act 1, Scene 5 or at any place in the play that describes Macbeth in the process of writing the letter to his wife. If the play is performed and the director chooses to have a scene showing Macbeth writing the letter, it would be at the end of Act 1, Scene 4 because Macbeth tells Duncan he will contact his wife to prepare for Duncan's arrival:
The rest is labour which is not used for you.
I'll be myself the harbinger, and make joyful
The hearing of my wife with your approach;
So humbly take my leave. (I.iv.44-47)
Within the progression of the play, the time when Macbeth could have written the letter would have occurred between Act 1, Scene 4 and Act 1, Scene 5. There is no description of Macbeth writing the letter in the text of the play itself. Act 1, Scene 5 opens with Lady Macbeth reading the letter so, by this point, it has clearly already been written. We have to infer that Macbeth wrote the letter between Act 1, Scene 4 and Act 1, Scene 5.
Posted by amarang9 on May 11, 2013 at 4:17 PM (Answer #1)
Thanks ALOT !!!! But i also was asking if you can help me with my letter for Macbeth that he writes for his wife with GOOD WORDS!! PLEASE!!! Thanx
As soon as possible
Posted by sabihah12345 on May 15, 2013 at 6:42 PM (Answer #2)
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