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Macbeth

Macbeth Translation Act 1, Scene 1

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Thunder and lightning. Three WITCHES enter.

FIRST WITCH

When shall we three meet again?In thunder, lightning, or in rain?

FIRST WITCH

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SECOND WITCH

When the hurly-burly’s done,When the battle’s lost and won.

SECOND WITCH

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THIRD WITCH

That will be ere the set of sun.

THIRD WITCH

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FIRST WITCH

Where the place?

FIRST WITCH

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SECOND WITCH

Upon the heath.

SECOND WITCH

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THIRD WITCH

There to meet with Macbeth.

THIRD WITCH

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FIRST WITCH

I come, Graymalkin!

FIRST WITCH

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SECOND WITCH

Paddock calls.

SECOND WITCH

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THIRD WITCH

Anon.

THIRD WITCH

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ALL

Fair is foul, and foul is fairHover through the fog and filthy air.

ALL

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They exit.

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About the Translator: Ben Florman

Ben is a co-founder of LitCharts. He holds a BA in English Literature from Harvard University, where as an undergraduate he won the Winthrop Sargent prize for best undergraduate paper on a topic related to Shakespeare.