Important Quotes and Meanings of Act 5 - Macbeth.

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Stephanie Teo Important Quotes and Meanings of Act 5 QuoteScene, Line NumberExplanationWhy, it stood by her: she has light by her continually; ‘tis her command.i, 22-23Lady Macbeth has ordered that she continually be around light as she has been in darkness for so long.  Out, damned spot! out, I say! One; two: why, then ‘tis time to do ‘t. Hell is murky! Fie, my lord – fie! a soldier, and afeard? What need to we fear who knows it, when none can call our power to account?i, 34-37Lady Macbeth imagines blood stained on her hands, signifying her guilt. She repeatedly relives the night Duncan was killed as she remembers ringing the bell twice. Lady Macbeth has already been involved with the darkness of hell, as they have created one of
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their own in their castle. She says that she does not need to fear anyone knows their secret since nobody can ask them how they got into power.All the perfumes of Arabia will not sweeten this little hand.i, 48-49Lady Macbeth realizes that nothing in the world can erase her deeds. Lady Macbeth wants something that is so small yet nothing can help her.Foul whisperings are abroad. Unnatural deeds Do breed unnatural troubles; infected minds To their deaf pillows will discharge their secrets. More needs she the divine than the physician.i, 68-71Horrible rumours are going around as deeds against nature have ...

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