Shakespeare highlights the theme of ambition/violence/guilt/order and disorder through good and bad. In the time era (Jacobean era, 17th century) the regicide of a king or queen is seen as sacrilegious as they are believed to be embodiments of God.
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Shakespeare presents the witches as a form of evil in act 1 scene 1; pathetic fallacy sets the scene of darkness and devilish feel in the atmosphere. As of the time ere, witches are seen as very bad, a decent from the devil as well as foretelling the future of Macbeth which makes him think of sacrilegious event of killing king Duncan.
This is clear when the witches chant to him “all hail, Macbeth, that shall be king hereafter” this obviously plays in his head if it is true or not.
This shows us that by telling Macbeth his future puts ideas into his head of how it would be possible and he considers killing the king which he then after thinks is madness and he couldn’t do it, but the idea of him being king makes him want to seize power.
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