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Flashcards in Scene 3 Act 4 Deck (10):
1

Macduff; describing the situation in Scotland

"Each new morn, new widows howl, new orphans cry, new sorrows strike heaven on the face,"

2

Malcolm; describing Macbeth

"This tyrant, whose sole name blisters our tongues, was once thought honest,"

3

Malcolm; the state of Scotland and how new wounds were added to her.

"I think our country sinks beneath the yoke; it weeps, it bleeds; and each new day a gash is added to her wounds,"

4

Malcolm; again describing Macbeth

"Black Macbeth,"

5

Macduff; saying how not even devils in hell could be as evil as Macbeth

"Not in the legions of horrid hell can come a devil more damned in evils to top Macbeth,"

6

Macduff, saying how Macbeth claimed the kingship wrongly

"Untitled tyrant bloody-sceptered"

7

Malcolm, describing Macbeth 2

"Devilish Macbeth,"

8

Malcolm, describing Edward's heavenly gift

"With this strange virtue, he hath heavenly gift of prophecy, and sundry blessings hang about his throne, that speak him full of grace,"

9

Ross, saying Scotland is almost unrecognisable

"Alas, poor country! Almost afraid to know itself,"

10

Malcolm, describing the English King

"Gracious England,"