Macbeth says, "I am in blood Stepped in so far that should I wade no more. Returning were as tedious as go o'er." What does he mean?


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Macbeth has gone so far into killing that it would be easier for him to surrender himself to the darkness until he can't go back to the way he used to be. He is literally and metaphorically steeped in blood, he cannot return to his former self.

Macbeth has stepped in such a killing spree, that he says it as " I am in blood", then says " stepped in so far" means involved in such a way, then " should i wade no more" means metaphorically he has stepped at the middle of a pool of blood, if he do not move forward and decides to come back to home bank it will be similar difficult to move forward and reach to far bank.