Macbeth: ACT 3, SCENE 1

Thou hast it now: King, Cawdor, Glamis, all, as the weird women promised, and, I fear, thou play’dst most foully BanquoThou hast it: he has the crownPlay’dst most foully: committed foul deeds
My duties are with a most indissoluble tie for ever knit BanquoIndissoluble tie: unbreakable knot
To be thus is nothing; but to be safely thus MacbethTo be thus….safely thus: to be king is nothing unless the crown is secure
We will keep ourself till supper- time alone MacbethOurself: me
Our fear in Banquo stick deep, and in his royalty of nature reigns that which would be feared MacbethRoyalty of nature: innate nobility
There is none but he whose being I do fear: and under him, my genius is rebuked MacbethGenius: guardian spirit
Fruitless crown MacbethFruitless: childless
Barren sceptre Macbeth
For banquo’s issue have I filed my mind MacbethIssue: childrenFiled: defiled/made dirty

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