Act 1 Sc 1 (p.11) (When the battle's lost + won (Intro's theme od…
Act 1 Sc 1 (p.11)
When the battle's lost + won
Marks the starts of Ms downfall
M is successful
Someone always wins or loses
Intro's theme od equivocation by witches
Fair is foul, foul is fair
Witches are both ephemeral + frightning
Thunder + lightning
Stormy weather = disruptive mood
Witches taken seriously in S's day
Upset natural order
Starts in "Media Res"
Plot against M. already in motion
'There to meet with M'
'When meet again?'
Leads to M
Becoming T of C
Blank verse gives witches status (power/ prestige)
They have daemons or spirit helpers in form of a toad + cat