First, as I am his kinsman and his subject, Strong both against the deed; then, as his host, Who should against his murderer shut the door, Not bear the knife myself. Besides, this Duncan Hath borne his faculties so meek, hath been
He has almost supped. Why have you left the chamber?
We will proceed no further in this business. He hath honored me of late, and I have bought
Macbeth enters the room where there is candles lit and butlers are carrying into the dining room.
Macbeth starts to contemplate whether or not he should kill the king; he thinks it is wrong after how much trust he has in Macbeth.
Which thou esteem’st the ornament of life,And live a coward in thine own esteem,Letting “I dare not” wait upon “I would, ”
Lady Macbeth enters asking Macbeth why he is not not in the dining room.
I am settled, and bend up Each corporal agent to this terrible feat.
Macbeth decides that he cannot go forward with killing the king. Lady Macbeth is surprised with this decision.
Lady Macbeth snaps on Macbeth calling him a coward for not being able to kill the king. She knows that this will change Macbeth's mind because she is jeopardizing his manhood and his pride.
Macbeth decided he will not be a coward and he will kill the king with the plan they came up with. He does not want his wife to think of him as a coward.