"Out, damned spot! Out, I say!"
By The Universe: A Catholic aristocrat is trying to rehabilitate the memory of one of
Lady Angelika Cawdor, from
“The story of Macbeth is known throughout the world but it’s historically inaccurate,” said Lady Cawdor.
“Everyone thinks he was this ghastly character but it’s completely untrue. Macbeth was arguably
Last year was the 1,000th anniversary of Macbeth’s birth and this year marks the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s world-famous literary work.
“It would be nice to do something to mark these anniversaries,” explained Lady Cawdor.
“Shakespeare has been great for
She added: “We tell visitors to the castle he was nothing like the man portrayed in Shakespeare’s play.
“People also often presume Macbeth murdered
"In restless ecstasy.
After life's fitful fever he sleeps well.
Treason has done his worst; nor steel, nor poison,
Malice domestic, foreign levy, nothing,
Can touch him further." (Act