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weird sisters

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1. (Classical Myth & Legend) another name for Fates
2. (Norse Myth & Legend) Norse myth the Norns. See Norn1
References in classic literature ?
I dared not wait to see him return, for I feared to see those weird sisters.
10 The Weird Sisters appear in which Shakespeare play?
Yet the artist's faith in science doesn't preclude an interest in where magic and the market meet: In 2005, Claydon formed the band Weird Sisters with members of Radiohead and Pulp to perform in the 2005 film Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire.
Henry Fuseli's paintings from the late eighteenth century stand out for their dramatic use of light and dark, especially in The Weird Sisters and The Vision of Katharine of Aragon.
Serving as this years fiction judges are: Eleanor Brown, author of The Weird Sisters, a New York Times and international bestseller and a Discover Great New Writers selection.
The film opens with a funeral rather than the hurlyburly of the weird sisters, and Lady Macbeth is a brittle porcelain doll, likely to crack at the slightest emotional jolt, rather than a demented dynamo behind her husband's ascension to the throne.
What is perhaps most striking about this introduction--the incantations of the Weird Sisters that normally begin the play have been relocated--is how wordless it is.
We first encounter Macbeth (Greer Grimsley) and Banquo (Alfred Walker) on a battlefield strewn with dead bodies, on which the weird sisters, dressed like crows with gas masks growing from their heads, are feasting.
As we will see, however, the issues this speech invokes come into focus not only in that textual moment, but in the portrayal of the weird sisters, and later in the play, during Lady Macbeth's sleepwalking scene.
If O'Donnell isn't an actual witch, she and her telegenic tea partiers represent chaos and confusion as clearly as the three weird sisters in "Macbeth.
to the "blasted heath" where the Weird Sisters gather, define