Three sisters, three witches never separate from each other. They are always near, talking to each other. Most likely the first witch is the leader of their magic trio. She has the opportunity to look into the past and ask questions. This witch is a very vindictive person. She is the master of the winds and flies in the sieve. She also has a close friend, a cat called Grimalkin. Three witches foresee the fact that Macbeth will become king and his defeat. Every speech or prophecy is ambiguous and paradoxical. However, they are of major importance in the plot of this play.
First Witch in the Essays