Lady Macbeth's Symbols

Lady Macbeth project

In “ Macbeth” The author Shakespeare created symbolism in the play, and I found symbols of Lady Macbeth character. I created a drawing that shows multiple symbols of her. The symbols I found were the daggers, crown, blood, and her sleep walking.
The dagger in the story symbolize how Lady Macbeth takes co troll of the situation. The plot started out with Macbeth killing Duncan to become king. He started to have bad anxiety about what he had done, so Lady Macbeth took matters into her own hands. She manipulated him into killing Duncan, but he was such a coward he could not finish the plot. She placed the daggers back at where Macbeth killed Duncan. Later ...

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her husband to kill Duncan. The blood on her hands is not her, thus showing how vicious someone can be to do such a thing. In the last few acts of the play she is imagining the blood not being able to wash off or get off of her hands. This is simply guilt she has from wanting things she wasn’t meant to have. I picked this symbol to represent this character because it shows how vicious she is to place the daggers back at the crime seen.
The crown on Lady Macbeth’s head is the highest form of power and authority one can have. She craves this power to be the queen of Scotland. Once she has the opportunity to get it, she will try to do anything to keep it that way as long as possible. When Lady Macbeth hears that Macbeth can become king from the witches, she realizes she the. Will become queen as well. I picked the crown as a symbol of Lady Macbeth craving power she can get from her husband possibly becoming king.
Last symbol I chose was Lady Macbeth sleep walking. ...

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Added: 10/14/2019 11:40:01 PM
Submitted By: Brynndemi
Category: Shakespeare
Type: Premium Paper
Words: 550
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