“Give me,” quoth I.
Of many kings.
It should not stand in thy posterity, But that myself should be the root and father 5.
. . I keep a servant fee'd.
A scepter, an ornamented staff, is a symbol of kingship. . .
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If ‘t be so,.
“Give me,” quoth I. It.
Upon my head they placed a fruitless crown, They placed a childless crown on my head. 99/month.
Literal Interpretation: Duncan was the father of princes (Donalbain and Malcolm) who will become kings in their own right (and himself from a line of kings).
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Upon my head they placed a fruitless crown, And put a barren sceptre in my gripe,.
What does Macbeth mean in Act 3 Scene 1 when he describes his crown as fruitless? He notes that if the witches’ prophecy is true, his will be a “fruitless crown,”. Macbeth goes on to remark that the Three Witches have "plac'd a fruitless crown, / And put a barren sceptre" (Line 61) in Macbeth's possession.
“Upon my head they placed a fruitless crown, and put a barren scepter in my gripe, Thence to be wrenched from an unlineal hand, No son of mine succeeding.
He and Lady Macbeth have many children.