Characters: Macbeth, Lords, Lady Macbeth, Murder 1, Lennox, Rosse.
Location: A room of state in the palace.
Events: Macbeth and Murder 1 talk about the murder of Banquo and how they cut his throat, Murder 1 also expresses how Fleance (Banquo’s son) has escaped the assault. Macbeth was okay but soon becomes stressed again due to Fleance getting away. Lady Macbeth is upset because for a moment Macbeth leaves making Lady Macbeth host although it is Macbeth’s job. Macbeth is upset because Banquo did not turn up to the Dinner due to being murdered. Banquos ghost takes Macbeths seat and Macbeth yells at Banquo and lords and other people are questioning his sanity and if he was well. Lady Macbeth covers up his yells at the “empty” chair saying hes always like this specially from youth.
Quotes: “This is the very painting of your fear; This is the air-drawn dagger which you said led you to duncan”