Persuasive Essay

You will write a persuasive essay by taking a firm stance on the prompt and write a 5-paragraph,double-spaced essay supporting your position. Make sure that you have a strong thesis statement at the endof your introduction and clear topic sentences in each body paragraph that provide arguments in support ofyour thesis. Be sure to provide textual support for each of your claims.Prompt: Does power corrupt automatically? Apply this famous expression to the events and characters inMacbeth. You can focus on a single character or several. You may take the position that it always corrupts,never corrupts, or sometimes corrupts, but be sure to provide textual support.Text: Macbeth by William Shakespeare (found in online textbook