The Ghost Horatio and the guards see the ghost and are frightened. They notice how the ghostly figure resembles the king The ghost does not speak to them..
The Wedding Hamlets uncle Claudius marries his mother after his fathers death. Claudius is now the king. During the ceremony Claudius briefly honors the kings death and instead talks about his vows of marriage and how this marriage will make everything better. After that he calls Hamlet a child for mourning his fathers death for so long
Hamlet Hears Of The Ghost Marcellus, Horatio, and Barnardo appear to the wedding. Hamlet is happy to see his friend and talk about the wedding situation. Horatio tells Hamlet of the ghost and Hamlet agrees to go seek what they saw with them.
The Ghost Returns Hamlet, Barnardo , and Horatio await for the ghost and reappears. Hamlet speaks to the ghost but the ghost wants to speak to him alone and Hamlet agrees. He sees the resemblance of his father. Horatio and Barnardo hold him begging him to stay but he breaks free and exits with the ghost.
The Truth Hamlet realizes that the ghost is his father. The late king tells Hamlet that his brother Claudius is the one who murdered him by poison. He tells Hamlet to get revenge but only on Claudius. He reminds him not to hurt his mother.
Secrets Kept Horatio and Bernardo rush in to find Hamlet and no ghost. They are anxious to know what the ghost and Hamlet talked about. Hamlet told them that they were to think that they were crazy for seeing the ghost and to forget any of this had happened. He made them swear on his sword.