Macbeth and Banquo were coming back from the war very tired. While travelling in an open field, three ugly old women appeard looking for Macbeth. They told him he would be the new Thane of Cawdor and after, the King of Scotland. And before they could ask anything, the old women faded through the fog.
1.The three witches
1. Macbeth, Thane of Cawdor
2. Lady Macbeth's plan
Macbeth and Banquo were were coming back from the war very tired. While riding their horses, something stoped them. Three ugly old women appeard looking for the Lord Macbeth. They told him that he would be soon the Thane of Cawdor and next, the King of Scotland. Before he could ask anything, they faded through the fog.
When Macbeth, Banquo and Ross arrived, the King Duncan and his oldest son Malcolm were waiting for them to congratulate Macbeth and give him his reward. The king also named his son Prince of Cumberland. That made Macbeth think that maybe one of the witche's predictions was wrong.
Lord Macbeth told everything that happend to Lady Macbeth. Her ambition to be Queen and her strength convinced her husband to kill King Duncan. And they've decided that after the party he would kill the King.