The ghost of King Hamlet appears to the guards but does not speak.
The new king gives his speech telling his people to briefly mourn the death but celebrate the upcoming wedding.
I saw the ghost of my lord, the King your father
Laertes: Goodbye my dear sister. Be careful seeing Hamlet and do not get wrapped up in him. And do not give yourself away no on else will want you. Ophelia: Okay, goodbye brother. I will keep that only if you do the same.
Polonius: Do not see Hamlet and do not believe what he says. Do not be naive.
Hamlet, Horatio, and Marcellus are waiting for the ghost appear so they can show Hamlet they werent lying. The ghost finally appears and it tells Hamlet how his death was murder and Hamlet needs to get revenge.