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Thunder and lightning. Enter three Witches. 1 Witch. When shall we three meet again In thunder, lightning, or in rain ?
2 Witch. When the hurlyburly's done, When the battle's lost and won :
3 Witch. That will be ere set of sun.
All. Paddock calls :-Anon.-
SCENE II.- A camp near Fores.
Alarum within. Enter King DUNCAN, MALCOLM, Do- ,
NALBAIN, Lenox, with attendants, meeting a bleeding Soldier.
Dun. What bloody man is that? He can report,
Mal. This is the sergeant,
Sold. Doubtfully it stood;
Show'd like a rebel's whore : But all's too weak :
Dun. O, valiant cousin! worthy gentleman!
Sold. As whence the sun ’gins his reflection
Dun. Dismay’d not this
sparrows, eagles; or the hare, the lion. If I say sooth, I must report they were As cannons overcharg'd with double cracks;
Doubly redoubled strokes upon the foe:
Dun. So well thy words become thee,' as thy wounds; They smack of honour both :-Go, get him surgeons. out
Mal. The worthy thane of Rosse i
..!! Rosse. God save the king ! Dun. Whence cam’st thou, worthy thane ?
Rosse. From Fife, great king, ". Where the Norweyan banners flout the sky, ! And fan our people cold. Norway himself, with terrible numbers, 3717 tofur, Assisted by that most disloyal traitor t... The thane of Cawdor, 'gan a dismal conflict: none Till that Bellona's bridegroom, lapp'd in proof, Confronted him with self comparisons, Point against point rebellious, arm 'gainst arm,,:! Curbing his lavish spirit: And, to conclude, vil The victory fell on us;
Dun. Great happiness!
Rosse. That now Sweno, the Norways' king, craves composition; no ! " Nor would we deign hiin burial of his men, ,...!! Till he disbursed, at Saint Colmes' inch, vivia ders! Ten thousand dollars to our general use. ...,
Dun. No more that thane of Cawdor shall deceive Our bosom interest:-Go, pronounce his death,
And with his former title greet Macbeth.
Rosse. I'll see it done.
SCENE III. A Heath.
Thunder. Enter three Witches.
1 Witch. Where hast thou been, sister?
1 Witch. A sailor's wife had chesnuts in her lap, And mounch'd, and mounch’d, and mounch’d:-Give
me, quoth I:
2 Witch. I'll give thee a wind.
1 Witch, I myself have all the other;