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show a quote that presents Macbeth is hallucinating daggers and which has his mental health/ mental suffering in

"is this a dagger which I see before me, the handle towards my hand?"


state the quote that is a rhyming couplet, soliloquy and the dagger

"I go, and it is done. the bell invites me, hear it not, Duncan, for it is a knell that summons thee to heaven or to hell"


show a quote which shows that Macbeth is having nightmares and he can't sleep

"nature seems dead, and wicked dreams abuse the curtain'd sleep"


a rhyming couplet quote

"whiles I threat, he lives; words to the heat of deeds too cold breath gives"


what quote does Macbeth repeat throughout the play

"sleep no more: Macbeth does murder sleep', the innocent sleep"


key quote of the act

"will all great Neptune's ocean wash this blood clean from my hand?