What is the first impression of Macbeth’s relationship with Banquo in Act 1: Scenes 1-3 of William Shakespeare's Macbeth?

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While Banquo and Macbeth don't make an appearance until Act 1, Scene 3, the audience is given an idea of what to expect about their relationship beforehand, in Act 1, Scene 2, when the captain is reporting on the state of the battle.  He focuses mostly on Macbeth's actions, but when Duncan asks if the captains, Macbeth and Banquo were dismayed by the threat against them, the wounded captain says they "doubly redoubled strokes upon the foe" and ended up winning the battle.  Through this report, the audience understands that both Banquo and Macbeth are brave, even when the odds are against them.  Neither of them turned and ran; rather, they stayed together, fought, and won.  This shows their loyalty to Scotland, and to one another.

When the two men make their first appearance in Act 1, Scene 3, they are returning from the battle and they encounter the Weird Sisters.  Immediately, they are both taken aback by the strange creatures in front of them, but upon hearing the prophecies directed at...

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