Manhood

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  • Manhood
    • Lady Macbeth challenges Macbeth when he decides not to kill Duncan
    • Banquo refuses to join Macbeth in his plot
    • Lady Macduff questions Macduff's decision to go to England
    • Macbeth questions and examines manhood itself
    • Does a true man take what he wants no matter what it is, as Lady Macbeth believes?
    • Does a real man have the strength to restrain his desires, as Banquo believes
    • Macbeth and Lady Macbeth equate masculinity with naked aggression. Whenever they converse about manhood, violence soon follows.
    • "Dispute it like a man" - Malcolm
    • "I must also feel it as a man" - Macduff
    • "Bellona's bridegroom" - Captain
    • "I dare do all that may become a man;Who dares do more, is none" - Macbeth
    • "Bring forth men-children only, for thy undaunted mettle should compose nothing but males" - Macbeth
    • "Unsex me here, and fill me from the crown to the toe top-full of direst cruelty." - Lady Macbeth

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