To catch the nearest way” (Act 1 scene 5 lines 16-18)
Here, she is worried that Macbeth doesn’t have the cojones to commit the murder.
“ Hie thee hither,
That I may pour my spirits in thine ear
And chastise with the valour of my tongue
All that impedes thee from the golden round”
(Act 1 scene 5 lines 25-28)
Now she says to herself that she can be brave enough to challenge what reasons he has for not wanting the crown.
Language Analysis - Semantic Field Lady Macbeth’s Soliloquy blood mortal fatal remorse gall murdering knife hell dark These words suggest how Lady Macbeth has quite dark intentions. Think about how this state of mind might have affected Macbeth.