Do Witches control Macbeth's future or does he control his own future (according to the Act 1 & 2 of Macbeth)?

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The relationship between destiny and free will is a central theme in Macbeth. The personal characteristics of both Macbeth and his wife strongly influence the ways in which the three witches’ prophecies are proved true during the course of the play. Macbeth is vain and weak and, because he recognizes his weakness, overcompensates by pushing things further than necessary. Lady Macbeth is proud and ambitious, and she refuses to acknowledge the effects that her behavior will have, both on herself and on her husband. Finding she cannot accept the consequences that their bloodbath has engendered, she takes her own life. Because Macbeth hears only what he wants to hear and fails to think through other possible interpretations or outcomes, he is caught off guard at the end.

The witches correctly prophesied Macbeth becoming Thane of Cawdor and king. They did not, however, say for how long he would retain those...

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