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At the time of Shakespeare, the audience would mostly be Christian, and they believed all life was sacred, which is also a quote from the Bible. They believed that anyone who defied this sacred belief is banished from God and will walk along an unknown path away from Him. Macbeth’s inability to control his own mind shows he is already walking along this unknown path without guidance from God.
The play of Macbeth was also a tragedy, meaning a protagonist’s fatal flaw would be his downfall. Macbeth’s fatal flaw, known as hamartia in Greek Tragedy, is the desire for death and the crown. He was once a person who served the king with honor and now his fatal flaw has lead him into a path of darkness and confusion