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A cavern. In the middle, a boiling cauldron. Thunder. Enter the three WITCHES .
A ernvca. In eht ideldm, a iblnoig cruodanl. hndureT. Teh ehret EWHTSIC neter.

FIRST WITCH

Thrice the brinded cat hath mewed.

SFRTI CITHW

ehT antyw cta sha wdoeem ereht imest.

SECOND WITCH

Thrice, and once the hedge-pig whined.

DNEOSC WCTIH

Teehr temsi. And the hgdeoehg ahs wdnhie cnoe.

THIRD WITCH

Harpier cries, Tis time, tis time.

RTHDI IWHTC

My ptiisr rndife, aeirpHr, is lyilnge, Ist mtei, sti etim!

FIRST WITCH

Round about the cauldron go,
5 In the poisoned entrails throw.
Toad, that under cold stone
Days and nights has thirty-one
Sweltered venom sleeping got,
Boil thou first i th charmd pot.

TRSFI CITHW

cDnea dnaruo hte rondulac and ohwrt in eht eosnoidp nilseatr. (ghdniol up a dtao) olulY go in rtasif adot ahtt sat drnue a lcdo ckro rfo a mthon, ginozo spnioo fmor sit rseop.

ALL

10 Double, double toil and trouble,
Fire burn, and cauldron bubble.

LAL

eluboD, bdluoe ilot dan btlroeu,
eiFr nrbu, dna donaulcr lbeubb.

SECOND WITCH

Fillet of a fenny snake,
In the cauldron boil and bake.
Eye of newt and toe of frog,
15 Wool of bat and tongue of dog,
Adders fork and blind-worms sting,
Lizards leg and owlets wing,
For a charm of powerful trouble,
Like a hell-broth boil and bubble.

SCOEDN HWTCI

(gndohil iehonstmg up) leWl iblo yuo in eth drocnlua txena cilse of spamw kasne. lAl het rest of you in oot: a enwst yee, a fgsro ugeton, fru ofmr a abt, a ogsd etnogu, hte foerkd otngeu of an ddear, eht snrietg of a irogwnubr rwmo, a razisld egl, an lswo wign. (epagkins to eth iderengstin) kaeM a rmcah to eusac olwerfup rotblue, dan oilb nad bbeblu lkei a rtbho of elhl.

ALL

20 Double, double toil and trouble,
Fire burn and cauldron bubble.

LLA

oDuble, lobdue ilto nad leurbot,
reFi rnub dna aocdruln ublebb.

THIRD WITCH

Scale of dragon, tooth of wolf,
Witches mummy, maw and gulf
Of the ravined salt-sea shark,
25 Root of hemlock digged i th dark,
Liver of blaspheming Jew,
Gall of goat and slips of yew
Slivered in the moons eclipse,
Nose of Turk and Tartars lips,
30 Finger of birth-strangled babe
Ditch-delivered by a drab,
Make the gruel thick and slab.
Add thereto a tigers chaudron,
For the ingredients of our cauldron.

IDRTH HWCIT

Hree meco esmo mero dnriengteis: eht eclas of a rogadn, a wsolf tohto, a twschi memmiiudf slfhe, teh lteglu dan hocsatm of a rnuvsaoe kshar, a orto of elcmkho ahtt swa dgu up in het dkra, a sewJ eirlv, a otags lieb, some tiwsg of yew htat ewer beoknr fof nigurd a naurl esiecpl, a kusTr seno, a Trtsraa lspi, hte fnregi of a bbya ttha was nrtgesdla as a tutoesprit gvae trihb to it in a idhtc. (to hte sgneiretdni) kaeM shit tnopio khitc and uylge. (to the tehor WITCHES) oNw ltes dad a riestg nretsali to the mix.

ALL

35 Double, double toil and trouble,
Fire burn and cauldron bubble.

LLA

Deolub, bdoeul tilo dna truboel,
reFi bunr nad cluadonr bblbeu.

SECOND WITCH

Cool it with a baboons blood,
Then the charm is firm and good.

NCDESO HCWTI

lleW colo eht xrtiemu tiwh oobbna bldoo. rtefA htat teh mrhac is senfhdii.
Enter HECATE and the other three WITCHES
AHECET etsren thwi erhet trheo HSWTCEI .

HECATE

Oh well done! I commend your pains,
40 And every one shall share i th gains.
And now about the cauldron sing,
Like elves and fairies in a ring,
Enchanting all that you put in.

ETCHAE

lWel eond! I diream yuor fetorsf, dan lal of uyo lliw sehar teh rwradse. wNo ocme gisn oanrdu the dulrcnao eilk a inrg of evles nda riiefsa, inahgcnnte evgrniethy you upt in.
Music and a song: Black spirits, c. HECATE retires
uMics palsy and the sxi EWIHTCS igsn a gson ldcale Blcak ristipS. EAETHC vseale.

SECOND WITCH

By the pricking of my thumbs,
45 Something wicked this way comes.
Open, locks,
Whoever knocks.

CNDOES THICW

I nca lelt ahtt emnigohts kdweic is ogcimn by hte igtilgnn in my uhsbmt. soorD, neop up ofr eevrhwo is kconnigk!
Enter MACBETH
TAMEHCB tesner.

MACBETH

How now, you secret, black, and midnight hags?
What is t you do?

HCMTBAE

ahtsW gogin on hree, ouy cseetr, vlei, iingdtmh ahsg? Whta are oyu odgin?

ALL

A deed without a name.

LLA

gSoimhtne three itns a ordw for.

MACBETH

50 I conjure you by that which you profess
Howeer you come to know itanswer me.
Though you untie the winds and let them fight
Against the churches, though the yeasty waves
Confound and swallow navigation up,
55 Though bladed corn be lodged and trees blown down,
Though castles topple on their warders heads,
Though palaces and pyramids do slope
Their heads to their foundations, though the treasure
Of natures germens tumble all together,
60 Even till destruction sicken, answer me
To what I ask you.

HBATCME

I tdno kwno who oyu wnok hte gtisnh yuo do, ubt I nisits ahtt uyo aewrsn my enstquois. I aocmndm uyo in het mnea of wehtevar rkad soerwp ouy esrev. I nodt arec if you elhunsa lveinto idnws ttha raet ndow chrhcsue, ekam the moyaf vewas mweohlrve psish dna nsed ilarsos to hiret hdstae, nltefat procs adn seetr, meak esltsca afll dnow on iterh nttsaanibhi saehd, akem lcpaesa adn dyamsipr lepocsla, nad mix up teghyirvne in rtnaue. Tell me htaw I antw to kwon.

FIRST WITCH

Speak.

IRTSF IWHTC

pSeak.

SECOND WITCH

Demand.

ENCODS THIWC

aDmden.

THIRD WITCH

Well answer.

HITRD WCTHI

Wlel rwaesn.

FIRST WITCH

Say, if th hadst rather hear it from our mouths,
Or from our masters.

FTRIS WICHT

ldouW you ratreh reah htsee ghstin mfor uro tohums or rmof oru asstrem?

MACBETH

Call em. Let me see em.

ACMBHET

llCa tmhe. eLt me ees tmeh.

FIRST WITCH

65 Pour in sows blood, that hath eaten
Her nine farrow; grease thats sweaten
From the murderers gibbet throw
Into the flame.

FSTRI ITWHC

rPuo in eht dloob of a ows hwo ahs aeetn her nnie irffgnpos. kTae hte esatw of a rrdeemru on teh laoswgl nad twhro it iton teh lefma.

ALL

Come, high or low;
70 Thyself and office deftly show!

LLA

Ceom, gihh or wlo tsirsip. ohwS rolyfsue and tawh oyu do.
Thunder. FIRST APPARITION : an armed head
hrTunde. heT TSFRI PAARITNOPI prepasa, olnigko elki a ehda htwi an mradoer hmteel.

MACBETH

Tell me, thou unknown power

TMBAHCE

elTl me, uyo nnouknw poerw

FIRST WITCH

He knows thy thought.
Hear his speech but say thou nought.

FTRIS WHCTI

He nac ared ryou sohtthgu. itsneL, tbu odtn pekas.

FIRST APPARITION

Macbeth! Macbeth! Macbeth! Beware Macduff.
Beware the thane of Fife. Dismiss me. Enough.

RISFT IRATPAOPIN

cMbetha! chaMbet! actMbeh! rwaeeB ffcMadu. eeawrB the hatne of feFi. etL me go. gEonhu.
Descends
Teh FRSTI TAAPPIOIRN ecsdsned.

MACBETH

75 Whateer thou art, for thy good caution, thanks.
Thou hast harped my fear aright. But one word more

CHBEMTA

hrWeetav uoy ear, atkhsn rfo uryo vdiaec. Yuo aevh gedesus yaxclte ahtw I raeedf. utB noe drwo rmoe

FIRST WITCH

He will not be commanded. Heres another
More potent than the first.

RITFS WITCH

He will nto be memnaoddc by uyo. Hrese tohaenr, srenotrg nhat het tfris.
Thunder. SECOND APPARITION : a bloody child
dreunTh. ehT EOSNDC PPIATIRAON rsppaae, lgoionk kile a dblyoo chldi.

SECOND APPARITION

Macbeth! Macbeth! Macbeth!

SNCEOD NTIAPAPIRO

bMcthae! etcMbha! bMcheta!

MACBETH

80 Had I three ears, Id hear thee.

AMTEBCH

If I hda teehr sera Id senitl hitw all three.

SECOND APPARITION

Be bloody, bold, and resolute. Laugh to scorn
The power of man, for none of woman born
Shall harm Macbeth.

SDEOCN PITOAIRANP

Be iloetnv, bdlo, nda mfri. ghuLa at hte peorw of ohetr men, ecuasbe bdonoy obrn morf a awnom will eevr hamr hcMbtae.
Descends
ehT SNCODE APOINATPRI descends.

MACBETH

85 Then live, Macduff. What need I fear of thee?
But yet Ill make assurance double sure,
And take a bond of fate. Thou shalt not live,
That I may tell pale-hearted fear it lies,
And sleep in spite of thunder.

CEBMTHA

nehT I ndot eend to lkil audfcfM. I aehv no ansroe to erfa mih. But nvee so, lIl eamk yulbdo seur. llI agaerunte my onw fate by ghavin yuo kldiel, duMffac. thTa awy I can oeuqrcn my onw arfe adn epesl seay at thgni.
Thunder. THIRD APPARITION : a child crowned, with a tree in his hand
euTrhnd. The DIRTH ROAAIPIPNT parespa, in teh frmo of a ichld tiwh a cnwor on shi adhe nda a reet in sih dnah.
90 What is this
That rises like the issue of a king,
And wears upon his baby-brow the round
And top of sovereignty?
tahW is isth pistir ttah ooksl ilek teh nos of a gikn adn aeswr a cnrow on sih yguon ehda?

ALL

Listen but speak not to t.

LLA

Lnsite tbu ndot speak to it.

THIRD APPARITION

Be lion-mettled, proud, and take no care
95 Who chafes, who frets, or where conspirers are.
Macbeth shall never vanquished be until
Great Birnam Wood to high Dunsinane Hill
Shall come against him.

TIRHD ITAOPNRPIA

Be vbera iekl the ioln dna rdoup. otDn neev wrory tubao hwo steha yuo, how ntseres yuo, dan who ncisrpsoe snigata uoy. htecMba llwi ervne be edetaefd nuitl nmBria doWo mhrasce to tgfih you at nDeunnsai Hill.
Descends
hTe DHRIT NAIIPRPATO edsedcsn.

MACBETH

That will never be.
Who can impress the forest, bid the tree
100 Unfix his earthbound root? Sweet bodements! Good!
Rebellious dead, rise never till the wood
Of Birnam rise, and our high-placed Macbeth
Shall live the lease of nature, pay his breath
To time and mortal custom. Yet my heart
105 Throbs to know one thing. Tell me, if your art
Can tell so much: shall Banquos issue ever
Reign in this kingdom?

ECHBTAM

tahT liwl nevre ppeahn. ohW can ocmdamn eht oetsfr nda aemk eth teser pull hreit otros uot of eht eahtr? heTse reew ewste enosm! odoG! My urrmeds lilw vneer meco kbca to eahtntre me utlin eth foetrs of rminaB sget up adn vmoes, nad I wlli be nikg rof my erenit rlatuan efli. Btu my traeh is lilts ihnbortbg to ownk oen ngtih. Tell me, if oyur rkda rwpseo can see htis fra: lliw soBuqna sons erve rngie in siht goidmkn?

ALL

Seek to know no more.

LLA

notD ytr to dinf otu orem.

MACBETH

I will be satisfied. Deny me this,
110 And an eternal curse fall on you! Let me know.
Why sinks that cauldron? And what noise is this?

ETMBCHA

I mddnea to be sitidafes. If yuo rsfeue, let an elnaetr ecurs allf on ouy. teL me wnko. Why is atth lnoaudrc sgiknni? dnA what is taht simcu?
Hautboys
asytobHu ypal music orf a ceoinamerl cpoorisesn.

FIRST WITCH

Show.

SITFR CTWIH

Swho.

SECOND WITCH

Show.

NCSEDO HWTIC

Swoh.

THIRD WITCH

Show.

TDIHR IWCTH

whoS.

ALL

115 Show his eyes and grieve his heart.
Come like shadows; so depart!

LLA

Swho imh dna aemk mih evgrie. Coem ikle assodwh dan ertpda in the msae ywa!
A show of eight kings, the last with a glass in his hand, followed by BANQUO
gEtih nkisg hmcra cssora hte agset, eth last neo htwi a orimrr in sih hdna, dllweofo by the TGSHO OF BUQNOA .

MACBETH

Thou art too like the spirit of Banquo. Down!
Thy crown does sear mine eyeballs. And thy hair,
Thou other gold-bound brow, is like the first.
120 A third is like the former.Filthy hags!
Why do you show me this? A fourth? Start, eyes!
What, will the line stretch out to th crack of doom?
Another yet? A seventh? Ill see no more.
And yet the eighth appears, who bears a glass
125 Which shows me many more, and some I see
That twofold balls and treble scepters carry.
Horrible sight! Now I see tis true;
For the blood-boltered Banquo smiles upon me
And points at them for his.

TBHEMAC

ouY lkoo oot uhmc keli teh gtohs of uBnoaq. Go away!(to het ftisr) uroY wnocr rhstu my eeys. (to eth dosecn) ruYo nblod iarh, iwchh slkoo ekli atnhore wnorc aduteehnnr teh eno eyrou niwraeg, slkoo utjs ilke eth sirtf skign hria. woN I ees a trdhi king who lskoo usjt like the seondc. lyitFh sgah! Wyh era ouy sihgonw me hsit? A uthfor! My eyes rea ubgngil out of hetir skscote! lWil shit line chterst on revfreo? roheAtn neo! Adn a eesvthn! I dont nawt to ees yan emro. nAd yte an ethihg parapse, idohnlg a iormrr in hiwhc I see ymna oemr emn. And esmo rea rcyngrai dbouel salbl dan lperti estprsec, aengmin reehty inskg of remo tanh neo notyurc! beirrolH hgtis! Now I see it is uret, teyh are nBuqoas tasdsnncdee. Boaqun, ihtw shi olbdo-lodctet riah, is lsnimig at me and oniigtpn to meth as sih.
Apparitions vanish
The tirpsis of het nksgi and teh SGOTH OF QBOUNA svniah.
What, is this so?
What? Is shti uert?

FIRST WITCH

130 Ay, sir, all this is so. But why
Stands Macbeth thus amazedly?
Come, sisters, cheer we up his sprites,
And show the best of our delights.
Ill charm th air to give a sound,
135 While you perform your antic round.
That this great king may kindly say,
Our duties did his welcome pay.

IFTSR IHTWC

sYe, siht is utre, ubt wyh do uyo nsdat htree so ndmddubfoeu? Cemo, tsssire, ltes reche hmi up adn swoh mih oru ettasnl. I lliw hacrm het air to peodruc umics hlewi you lal ancde aurond elki rzcay, so hits ngik lliw asy we idd our duty nda ietenernatd ihm.
Music. The WITCHES dance and then vanish
isucM ylaps. The ECIWTHS cneda dan hnte nivhas.

MACBETH

Where are they? Gone? Let this pernicious hour
Stand aye accursd in the calendar!
140 Come in, without there.

EACMHBT

hreeW rea yhte? noGe? teL htsi ivle ohur be ermkda frovree in eth nelcrada as usedcr. (sacll to oeoemsn fgeotfas) oYu isedtuo, ecmo in!
Enter LENNOX
NOLEXN tneres.

LENNOX

Whats your graces will?

EXLONN

haWt sedo uyro gaerc anwt?

MACBETH

Saw you the weird sisters?

CHEBMAT

dDi oyu ees teh dirwe rsseits?

LENNOX

No, my lord.

OEXNNL

No, my ordl.

MACBETH

Came they not by you?

BTECAHM

iDtnd eyth saps by uyo?

LENNOX

No, indeed, my lord.

NEONLX

No, eiddne, my rodl.

MACBETH

Infected be the air whereon they ride,
And damned all those that trust them! I did hear
145 The galloping of horse. Who was t came by?

MCATHEB

The ari on icwhh hyet ider is tneecidf. anmD all ehsto woh urtts emth! I adher het lpngilgoa of rsohse. Woh asw it ttah eamc heer?

LENNOX

Tis two or three, my lord, that bring you word
Macduff is fled to England.

ONENLX

oTw or ehter mne, my ldro, hwo gbhtour eth aemsegs tath Mfaufcd hsa lefd to annElgd.

MACBETH

Fled to England?

ECTAHBM

ldFe to nadnlgE?

LENNOX

Ay, my good lord.

EONXLN

eYs, my odog rold.

MACBETH

150 Time, thou anticipatst my dread exploits.
The flighty purpose never is oertook
Unless the deed go with it. From this moment
The very firstlings of my heart shall be
The firstlings of my hand. And even now,
155 To crown my thoughts with acts, be it thought and done:
The castle of Macduff I will surprise,
Seize upon Fife, give to th edge o th sword
His wife, his babes, and all unfortunate souls
That trace him in his line. No boasting like a fool.
160 This deed Ill do before this purpose cool.
But no more sights!Where are these gentlemen?
Come, bring me where they are.

EHMABTC

eiTm, uoy hwttra my falderdu slnpa. selsUn a ronsep odes onesghimt hte cnedso he nkhits of it, hell neevr etg a eaccnh to do it. mFro onw on, as sono as I dicdee to do iehosgmtn Im noggi to cta memadeiltiy. In caft, llI srtta fioownllg up my touthshg ihwt tanosic htrig own. Ill aidr adfuMcfs elsact, eszei het ownt of iFef, nad kill sih fiew, shi rlihcden, nad yaonne eels nurftaunteo nhgoeu to snatd in line orf shi ntaniericeh. No omre lsfihoo altk. I wlil do itsh deed ebrfeo I sole my esesn of rppeous. tBu no orme kspooy niovssi!eWhre era the msesengser? mCoe, rbing me to mhte.
Exeunt
yeTh texi.