Macbeth Act 5 Scene 1 Summary

Characters: Doctor, Physic, Waiting gentle-woman, lady macbeth

Location: Dunsinane a room in the castle


Events: Lady macbeth is walking, talking and writing in her sleep. She is revealing all her secrets to her servants, that she killed duncan and stuff.

Quote: “Yet who would have thought the old man to have had so much blood in him” this could not just be literally duncans blood but it could mean that lady macbeth didn’t think about all the following consequences of killing duncan; all the guilt and more killing and evils and unhappiness.

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