Characters: Lady Macduff, Her Son, Rosse, Messenger and Murderers
Location: Fife, a room in Macduff’s castle
Lady Macduff tells Rosse that Macduff fleeing to england is cowardly and shows that he has no concern for his family. Rosse leaves and Lady Macduff discusses her husband with her son, who doesn’t want to believe that his father is dead. A messnger enters and tells Lady Macduff that she should leave as she is in danger. Before she can leave the murderers enter and kill her and her son.