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THE TRAGEDY OF MACBETH by William Shakespeare DRAMATIS PERSONAE
DUNCAN, King of Scotland MACBETH, ...
here, upon this bank and shoal of
time, We'ld jump the life to ...
• Thursday, 5 May 2005, 11:26am GMT • 119k