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  • Title: Macbeth (Folio 1, 1623)
  • Editor: Anthony Dawson
  • ISBN: 978-1-55058-528-5

    Copyright Anthony Dawson. This text may be freely used for educational, non-profit purposes; for all other uses contact the Editor.
    Author: William Shakespeare
    Editor: Anthony Dawson
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    Macbeth (Folio 1, 1623)

    Actus Primus. Scœna Prima.
    Thunder and Lightning. Enter three Witches.
    1.WHen shall we three meet againe?
    In Thunder, Lightning, or in Raine?
    52. When the Hurley-burley's done,
    When the Battaile's lost, and wonne.
    3. That will be ere the set of Sunne.
    1. Where the place?
    2. Vpon the Heath.
    103. There to meet with Macbeth.
    1. I come, Gray-Malkin.
    All. Padock calls anon:
    faire is foule, and foule is faire,
    Houer through the fogge and filthie ayre.