But soft, behold! Lo where it comes again! It spreads his arms. I’ll cross it though it blast me. Stay, illusion! If thou hast any sound or use of voice,Speak to me. ...
I’m glad you’re eager. You’d have to be as lazy as a weed on the shores of Lethe not to get riled up here. Now listen, Hamlet. Everyone was told that a poisonous snake bit me when I was sleeping in the orchard. But in fact, that’s a lie that’s fooled everyone in Denmark. You should know, my noble son, the real snake that stung your father is now wearing his crown.
O my prophetic soul! My uncle?
To Be or Not To Be
To be, or not to be? That is the question Whether ’tis nobler in the mind to suffer The slings and arrows of outrageous fortune,Or to take arms against a sea of troubles, And, by opposing, end them? To die, to sleep—No more—and by a sleep to say we end The heartache and the thousand natural shocks That flesh is heir to—’tis a consummation Devoutly to be wished! To die, to sleep.To sleep, perchance to dream—ay, there’s the rub,For in that sleep of death what dreams may come ...
In this scene Horatio, Bernardo, Marcellus encounter the ghost of King Hamlet the father of Hamlet who recently died do to unknown causes. they all decide the Horatio should talk to Hamlet for him to see the ghost, since the ghost appeared to be the late King Hamlet in his Armor Act 1 Scene 1
This scene is about how the ghost of "King Hamlet" tells Hamlet (his son) How he was murdered by his own brother. The ghost tells hamlet that when he was resting in his garden his brother Claudius kills him with ear poison. Hamlet now gets he answer to the mystery of his father's death and now seeks revenge. Act 1 Scene 5
What, ho! Help!, O, I am slain!
How now! a rat? Dead, for a ducat, dead! [Stabs through the arras.]
This famous scene Hamlet is basically contemplating suicide. In this talk, he compares death to a little rest, which he supposes wouldn't be so awful. ... But then Hamlet wonders and thinks about whether it's smarter to endure the awful things that happened to his father and use them in the quest for revenge instead of running off into death's "undiscovered country" Act 3 Scene 1
The Seek for Vengeance 2.0
Before the play Hamlet had Horatio spy on Claudius with binoculars to watch his reaction during the play, since the play is a makeup of what the ghost told Hamlet what happened to him. While Hamlet is still acting "insane" he forces Claudius to pay attention to the play as he basically act out the play himself, constantly screaming at him to pay attention. During the play Claudius demands the play to be stopped and exits. After the play Horatio confirms that the reaction to the play seemed traumatizing as if he had murdered someone. Act 3 Scene 2
what do you call the play?
The Mouse-trap. Marry, how? Tropically. This play is the image of a murder done in Vienna: Gonzago is the duke's name; his wife, Baptista. You shall see anon. 'Tis a knavish piece of work, but what of that? Your Majesty and we that have free souls, it touches us not. Let the galled jade wince, our withers are unwrung.
Gertrude and Polonius wait for Hamlet in her bedroom after the play. The plan was to have Polonius spy on the conversation between Hamlet and Gertrude. When Hamlet entered he confronts Gertrude about her quick marriage with Claudius and brings up the idea of an affair between the two. But in the middle of Hamlet’s rant Polonius blows his cover and Hamlet assumes it’s Claudius and kills Polonius. Act 3 Scene 4
This scene is about Laertes and his return do to rumors of his father's death. and on a rampage threatening the king and queen to take their right for the throne. The King tells Laertes the truth about his father's death, that Hamlet killed him. The two negotiate a plan to kill Hamlet uses various methods such as a poisoned tipped sword and a poisoned glass of wine as a backup plan if he wins. Act 4 Scene 5