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Explain: to beguile the time,look like the time,bear welcome in your eye,your hand,your...
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As you say, this quote is spoken by Lady Macbeth. She is speaking to her husband. Basically, she is telling him that he has to act casual and innocent even though they are going to kill the king.
The word "beguile" here means to trick or to fool. So she is telling him that he has to beguile the people who see him. He has to look like he is welcoming the king. He has to look like an innocent flower in every way so that no one will suspect that he is up to anything bad.
Posted by pohnpei397 on April 13, 2010 at 8:51 AM (Answer #1)
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