In Scotland there was a war between the Scottish and the Norwegians and Scottish rebels. The battle was long but eventually the Scottish won .
On the way back to camp Macbeth and Banquo encountered some strangers . They told Macbeth that he was Tane of Cawdaw and would soon be King of Scotland.
Macbeth and Banquo returned to camp and spread the news and received their own. Macbeth had been made Thane of Cawdor. Macbeth was puzzled but the king ordered Macbeth to head back to his castle to prepare for his arrival.
Lady Macbeth receives Macbeth's letter and awaits his arrival. When Macbeth returns to his castle Lady Macbeth tells Macbeth to murder the King tonight.
King Duncan arrives at Macbeth's castle and a feast is held in his honour. Macbeth has second thoughts about killing the King but Lady Macbeth persuades him.
At night Macbeth kills the King. Lady Macbeth wipes blood on the servants faces and leaves the daggers by their side to make it look like they had done it all.