to mislead; esp. Claudius' response to the play is suspicious. State, the hope and chief ornament of the state, thus beautified by him; fair is used proleptically, which was made fair by wearing him (as a rose in a dress, coat, etc.). A couple of guards discuss an unsettling recent phenomenon: a ghost resembling Denmarks newly deceased king has been regularly appearing outside the castle at night. The captain informs them of Macbeth and Banquo's bravery in battle. 64 must compel us to hesitate when considering the question of suicide; though coil is elsewhere used by Shakespeare as turmoil, tumult, and may here include that meaning also, the words shuffled off seem to show that the primary idea was that of a garment. Gracious, so please you, We will bestow ourselves. Are they agents persuasive and essay of fate or a motivating force? Furness remarks, "In the enumeration of these ills, is it not evident that Shakespeare is speaking in his own person?
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The ghost remains silent, however, and disappears again just as the cock crows at the first hint of dawn. Drift of circumstance, "roundabout method. She then says that she will make all the preparations for the king's visit and subsequent murder. The ghost materializes for a second time, and Horatio tries to speak. Most like a gentleman, with the greatest courtesy. In, thoughts in which to clothe them.