How are Macbeth from Macbeth and Dr. Jekyll from The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde similar and how are they different?
Macbeth and Dr. Jekyll both represent the duality of man. In each case we have a man who is influenced, supernaturally or scientifically, to become evil.
Dr. Jekyll comments that Mr. Hyde was the only being that was purely evil. Within himself, he was able to isolate the evil side from the good, so that he could let himself go.
I learned to recognize the thorough and primitive duality of man; I saw that, of the two natures that contended in the field of my consciousness, even if I could rightly be said to...
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