Lady MacBeth is one of Shakespeare's greatest and most intriguing female
characters. She is evil, seductive, and witch-like all at the same time. However, during the
play we see her in two different ways. At the time when we first meet her, she is a brutally
violent, power wanting witch, and later on she turns to a shameful suicidal grieving woman.
At the beginning of the MacBeth, Lady MacBeth is very savage and
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as the play progresses. At first, she is crazy about getting the power of the King. She is
brutish and sadistic in both the things she says and does. But as the play progresses, she
begins to understand the consequences of her actions, and goes slightly mad from these
thoughts. She can never be totally redeemed of her mortal sin, and realizes this. It is
perhaps this, that gives her the most redemption of all.