How does Lady Macbeth show strong emotions throughout the play in Macbeth?

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Lady Macbeth is definitely very interested in having her husband be king.  Once he begins his homicidal spree, she has strong feelings of guilt.

Lady Macbeth becomes very excited when she hears that Macbeth has been prophesized to be king.  She is ambitious, and wants him to have the biggest office.

Make thick my blood,

Stop up the access and passage to remorse,(45)

That no compunctious visitings of nature

Shake my fell purpose nor keep peace between

The effect and it! (Act 1,...

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