• Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

My lady and I were asked to join my fellow thanes for Macbeth’s Coronation banquet.

Extracts from this document...

Introduction

My lady and I were asked to join my fellow thanes for Macbeth's Coronation banquet. As we entered the cavernous hall, which had been decorated with splendid colours and banners, I noticed few people were talking. The sullen silence made the hall seem even bigger and perhaps even darker, and then, I gasped in astonishment as I noticed the feast (I do not know how I could have missed it) it was so vast it took up twenty full tables. Every imaginable food was there including much game. ...read more.

Middle

Upon each finger a gold ring glittered , and of course the golden crown of the king. Lady Macbeth was also dressed in fine silks complimenting her pale cold looks perfectly, and also upon her hand rings glistened and gleamed like sun glinting off a newly forged sword. Around her neck many fine chains of gold and silver, the best that could be found. But soon things became not as they should, when my lord started seeing apparitions and things that were clearly not there. ...read more.

Conclusion

My lord and lady Macbeth were also seen to be quarreling throughout the evening, the air between them was thick with unsaid threats and promises, they were both on edge throughout the evening even though his lordship tried hard to hide it. Unfortunately we were asked to leave early as Macbeth had gone into another trance, seeing things that were not there, he talked about them too he spoke of grievances and of blood and injury but as soon as started they had finished and we were bid leave. Edward Deason ...read more.

The above preview is unformatted text

This student written piece of work is one of many that can be found in our GCSE Macbeth section.

Found what you're looking for?

  • Start learning 29% faster today
  • 150,000+ documents available
  • Just £6.99 a month

Not the one? Search for your essay title...
  • Join over 1.2 million students every month
  • Accelerate your learning by 29%
  • Unlimited access from just £6.99 per month

See related essaysSee related essays

Related GCSE Macbeth essays

  1. Lady Macbeth’s descent into madness and finally suicide are richly deserved, discuss

    This would indicate that her nervous state cannot be attributed to guilt. Upon the return of Macbeth we hear, 'Had he not resembled My father as he slept I had done't.' Lady Macbeth's revelation again shows her capacity for evil but it also shows her to possess some moral values and human qualities.

  2. Lady Macbeth’s Diary.

    I ensured our guests this was normal behaviour for the King and if much you note him you shall offend him. I turned in fury to Macbeth 'Are you a man' I asked. As this emotional blackmail had worked before.

  1. Who Was Responsible For Macbeth’s Downfall?

    Hecat: "Have I not reason, beldams as you are? Saucy, and overbold, how did you dare to trade, and traffic with Macbeth, In riddles, and affairs of death;" When Macbeth visits the Witches for a second time, he drinks a potion and has three apparitions. The first one tells him to beware of Macduff, the second tells him that

  2. The extent to which the supernatural contributes to Macbeth’s tragedy

    Macbeth's wife, Lady Macbeth, receives a letter from her husband informing her of the words spoken by the three witches, the prophecy made to him by them, and the news of his new title. Lady Macbeth is determined to assist him in achieving his new position at the throne.

  • Over 160,000 pieces
    of student written work
  • Annotated by
    experienced teachers
  • Ideas and feedback to
    improve your own work