On his way out of the hospital, Macbeth meets three mysterious figures hidden in shadow. They tell him that he will become the head surgeon, but he needs to get rid of the head surgeon, Duncan.
Betrayal of a Friend
Macbeth tell his wife, who works as a nurse, that they need to get Duncan fired. Macbeth is not so sure he wants to go through with it, but Lady Macbeth tells him its the only way. They make up a story and secretly get him fired. But Macduff thinks that Macbeth is up to no good.
Macbeth realizes that in order to become the head surgeon he has to get rid of the only competition. The only other doctor that could take Duncan's job is his best friend Banquo. Macbeth must get him fired.
Banquo gets fired and asks Macbeth if he knows why. Macbeth says he doesn't know why. Macduff thinks that Macbeth is getting people fired so he can get the job. Macduff comes up with a plan to get Macbeth and Lady Macbeth fired.
Macbeth gets the job and Lady Macbeth is his assistant during operations. Lady Macbeth feels guilty about what they did to Duncan. Macduff and other nurses and doctors plan to get Macbeth fired. They plan to be nice to Macbeth so he does not suspect anything.
Macduff gets Macbeth and lady Macbeth fired. The new head surgeon, Malcom, is a young man who just got out of medical school.