Hamlet Comic Book

Hamlet Comic Book

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  • Horatio: Stay! speak, speak! I charge thee, speak!
  • Bernardo: Looks it not like the king? mark it, Horatio.
  • Marcellus: Thou art a scholar; speak to it, Horatio.
  • Good now, sit down, and tell me, he that knows
  • But to recover of us, by strong hand, And terms compulsatory, those foresaid lands So by his father lost
  • Comes armed through our watch; so like the king That was and is the question of these wars.
  • King Claudius: Though yet of Hamlet our dear brother's death... To bear our hearts in grief and our whole kingdom
  • With mirth in funeral and with dirge in marriage
  • young Fortinbras, Holding a weak supposal of our worth, Or thinking by our late dear brother's death Our state to be disjoint and out of frame,
  • Horatio is demanding the Ghost that looks and acts like King Hamlet to talk to Horatio. However, the Ghost ignores and exits 
  • And we beseech you, bend you to remain Here, in the cheer and comfort of our eye,Our chiefest courtier, cousin, and our son.
  • Let not thy mother lose her prayers, Hamlet:I pray thee, stay with us;
  • Exit Ghost
  • Horatio is providing background information about Fortinbras of Norway which included info about Fortinbras preparing to attack Denmark with a army. Since dead King Hamlet took Norway's lands and Fortinbras's throne to rule
  •  Now, sir, young Fortinbras, Of unimproved mettle hot and full,
  • within a month--Let me not think on't--Frailty, thy name is woman!--A little month...With which she follow'd my poor father's body...why she, even she--O, God! a beast, that wants discourse of reason,Would have mourn'd longer--married with my uncle, My father's brother, but no more like my father
  • But two months dead: nay, not so much, not two:
  • King Claudius presents his speech which provides information about Denmark's current state. This scene contributes to the moral corrupted theme due to Claudius being corrupted as a whole. 
  •  Perhaps he loves you now...The virtue of his will: but you must fear,His greatness weigh'd, his will is not his own;
  • Hamlet finds out that his mother married his uncle right after his father has died. Hamlet is quite upset and hurt for not being able to mourn and losing his throne to Claudius.
  • Together with all forms, moods, shapes of grief, That can denote me truly: these indeed seem,
  • Hamlet's first soliloquy includes Hamlet's inner thoughts such as suicide, being useless, and not having a purpose of life since his throne to rule Denmark is taken away.
  • But break, my heart; for I must hold my tongue.
  • Laertes warning Ophelia about her relationship with Hamlet before Laertes leaves Denmark for France. Hamlet is royalty and Ophelia is not. Therefore, Hamlet might not love Ophelia until he proves it. 
  • Fear it, Ophelia, fear it, my dear sister, And keep you in the rear of your affection, Out of the shot and danger of desire.
  • I shall the effect of this good lesson keep, As watchman to my heart.
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