Act 2 Scene 2 Summary

Characters: Macbeth, Lady Macbeth

Location: Macbeths castle

Time: after midnight

Events: Macbeth has killed duncan and feels very guilty. Macbeth brought the daggers back, lady macbeth puts them back and gets as bloody as duncan. Duncan says his blood guilt could not be washed by the ocean but would make the oceans run red. Lady macbeth feels like a little water will wash her guilt away. They prepare to feel sad about hearing of duncans death

Quote: “Will all great Neptune’s ocean wash this blood from my hand? No, this my hand will rather the multitudinous seas incarnadine, Making the green one red>

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