Shakespeare develops the plays Othello and Macbeth by foreshadowing the tragic fall of the protagonists in the way they are introduced, to present human weakness. The opening act of Macbeth begins with the witches performing a spell with thunder and lightning. This creates an eerie mood for the audience and witches are exposed of...
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... knows that Macduff being the ‘woman born’ is the one to kill him, he showed his original side for the last time; the brave and valiant Macbeth arose once again, hereby proving he will not give up. Shakespeare’s moral of Othello was to maybe tell the audience to make your own decisions instead of having someone else choose for you or maybe to hold on to the things you love and not take them for granted or to have full trust on them. In Macbeth we learn the lust for power can corrupt even the most greatest or that ambitions have their limit, don’t make it into something you will even murder for.
Shakesphere, William. Macbeth. New Jersey: Pearson, 2010. 322-415 .Print.
Shakespeare, William. Othello, Moor of Venice. Perrine’s Literature: Structure, Sound and Sense. 9th ed. Editors Thomas R. Arp and Greg Johnson. Boston: Thomson, 2006. 1263-1357.
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