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Macbeth

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Greek Mythology

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What does Macduff's allusion to Greek mythology convey when he says,

Approach the chamber and destroy your sight / With a new Gorgon? (2.3)

A

He wants to convey the horror of seeing Duncan's murder.

B

He warns that only those with hearts of stone will be able to bear looking upon the scene.

C

He feels completely numbed by the scene he had just witnessed.

D

He conjures up ancient mythology to convey the scene's timeless evil.

E

He senses the work of supernatural evil, unknowingly referencing the three witches.