Summary: Act 1, scene 4. At the king’s palace, Duncan hears reports of Cawdor’s execution from his son Malcolm, who says that Cawdor died nobly, confessing freely and repenting of his crimes.Macbeth and Banquo enter with Ross and Angus. … Duncan announces his intention to name Malcolm the heir to his throne.
There’s no art
To find the mind’s construction in the face.
He was a gentleman on whom I built
An absolute trust