Speeches (Lines) for Ross
in "Macbeth"

Total: 39

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# Act, Scene, Line
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Speech text

1

I,2,72

God save the king!

2

I,2,74

From Fife, great king;
Where the Norweyan banners flout the sky...

3

I,2,86

That now
Sweno, the Norways' king, craves composition:...

4

I,2,94

I'll see it done.

5

I,3,193

The king hath happily received, Macbeth,
The news of thy success; and when he reads...

6

I,3,209

And, for an earnest of a greater honour,
He bade me, from him, call thee thane of Cawdor:...

7

II,4,952

Ah, good father,
Thou seest, the heavens, as troubled with man's act,...

8

II,4,963

And Duncan's horses—a thing most strange and certain—
Beauteous and swift, the minions of their race,...

9

II,4,969

They did so, to the amazement of mine eyes
That look'd upon't. Here comes the good Macduff....

10

II,4,974

Is't known who did this more than bloody deed?

11

II,4,976

Alas, the day!
What good could they pretend?

12

II,4,982

'Gainst nature still!
Thriftless ambition, that wilt ravin up...

13

II,4,988

Where is Duncan's body?

14

II,4,992

Will you to Scone?

15

II,4,994

Well, I will thither.

16

II,4,997

Farewell, father.

17

III,4,1327

His absence, sir,
Lays blame upon his promise. Please't your highness...

18

III,4,1338

Gentlemen, rise: his highness is not well.

19

III,4,1416

What sights, my lord?

20

IV,2,1740

You must have patience, madam.

21

IV,2,1744

You know not
Whether it was his wisdom or his fear.

22

IV,2,1755

My dearest coz,
I pray you, school yourself: but for your husband,...

23

IV,2,1770

I am so much a fool, should I stay longer,
It would be my disgrace and your discomfort:...

24

IV,3,2029

Sir, amen.

25

IV,3,2031

Alas, poor country!
Almost afraid to know itself. It cannot...

26

IV,3,2044

That of an hour's age doth hiss the speaker:
Each minute teems a new one.

27

IV,3,2047

Why, well.

28

IV,3,2049

Well too.

29

IV,3,2051

No; they were well at peace when I did leave 'em.

30

IV,3,2053

When I came hither to transport the tidings,
Which I have heavily borne, there ran a rumour...

31

IV,3,2066

Would I could answer
This comfort with the like! But I have words...

32

IV,3,2073

No mind that's honest
But in it shares some woe; though the main part...

33

IV,3,2078

Let not your ears despise my tongue for ever,
Which shall possess them with the heaviest sound...

34

IV,3,2082

Your castle is surprised; your wife and babes
Savagely slaughter'd: to relate the manner,...

35

IV,3,2091

Wife, children, servants, all
That could be found.

36

IV,3,2095

I have said.

37

V,8,2521

Your son, my lord, has paid a soldier's debt:
He only lived but till he was a man;...

38

V,8,2527

Ay, and brought off the field: your cause of sorrow
Must not be measured by his worth, for then...

39

V,8,2531

Ay, on the front.

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