Macbeth hears bad news.

Characters References

Macbeth
Doctor
Servant
Seyton
Attendants

Scene Summary

Macbeth gets a whole heap of bad news in this scene. He learns from the doctor that his wife is not well, and that there’s nothing the doctor can do to help her. Plus, he hears that ten thousand English troops and a whole lot of Scottish ones have gathered together to take him down. He prepares to fight.