hamlet, whole play.

hamlet, whole play.

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  • "The serpent that took thy fathers life now wears his crown!"
  • Prince Hamlets fathers ghost appears summoning him to the woods. There he is told that it wasn't a snake bit that killed him, but Claudias, who poured poison in his ear while he slept! Hamlet then promises to get revenge on Claudias for doing that to his father! Hamlet also warns the guards he is going to act crazy for a bit and that the shouldn't be surprised.
  • Noooo, Pirates!!!
  • To prove that the ghost is right Hamlet decides to get some actors to re-enact his fathers death to see Claudius's reaction. sure enough Claudias demanded the play to be stopped the minute was poured into the kings ear proving he is guilty. 
  • No, no one could love Ophelia more than I did! 
  • Gertrude then asks Hamlet to come and talk to her, after letting Claudius's advisor, Polonius. Hamlet starts to tell Gertrude how Claudius killed King Hamlet when he sees the curtain rustle. Thinking it was Claudius hamlet stabbed the person behind the curtain accidently killing Polonius. In his rag he drags Polonius's body out of the room and hides it.
  • Hamlet is then sent to England with his childhood friends, Rosencrantz and Guildenstern. Claudius has sent them of with a letter to give to the king of England saying that Hamlet should be killed. On the way there pirates capture Hamlet who then changes the letter to the king so Rosencrantz and Guildenstern die instead. The pirates then sail back to Denmark and drop Hamlet of there. 
  • When Hamlet arrives back at Denmark he comes to the graveyard where he sees some men digging a grave, he asks them who its for and is shocked to find that it is being dug for Ophelia. A moment later Ophelia is carried in and feeling guilty he jumps into the pit declaring his love for her. Annoyed at this Ophelia's brother Laertes jumps into the pit with Hamlet and starts fighting with him about who loved Ophelia more. Eventually Claudius suggests a fencing match between the two of them.  
  • Before Hamlet and Laertes fight Claudius tips Laertes sword with poison so that if he is cut he is dead! Unfortunately for Claudius Hamlet is winning so he offers Hamlet poisoned wine, Hamlet refuses so Gertrude drinks it and dies. Laertes and Hamlet keep fighting before Laertes cuts Hamlet and they fall to the floor. while they are on the floor they swap swords and hamlet cuts Laertes. And while both the men are dying Laertes confesses Claudius's plan so then Hamlet kills Claudius. After everyone had died Fortinbra comes and rightfully claims the country as his as there were no more airs to the throne. 
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