Thunder and lightning. Three WITCHES
When should the three of us meet again? Will it be in thunder,
lightning, or rain?
We’ll meet when the noise of the battle is over, when one
side has won and the other side has lost.
That will happen before sunset.
Where should we meet?
Let’s do it in the open field.
We’ll meet Macbeth there.
The WITCHES hear the calls of their
spirit friends or “familiars,” which look like
animals—one is a cat and one is a toad.
(calling to her cat) I’m
My toad, Paddock, calls me.
(to her spirit) I’ll be
Fair is foul, and foul is fair. Let’s fly away through
the fog and filthy air.