The Betrayal Of Hamlet By William Shakespeare Essay

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Hamlet is a famous play written by William Shakespeare that have been played throughout the century. Also, it was a popular play in modern European culture. In William Shakespeare play Hamlet, it caused a lot of death to the royalties because of the death of Hamlet father. Hamlet shows revenge, murder and treason, unfulfilled love and madness. Throughout Hamlet there was many forms of betrayal towards the characters. The betrayal in Hamlet causes an entire family to fall. Three characters portray different forms of betrayal, Ophelia, Gertrude, and Hamlet himself who shows the means of betrayal.
Hamlet the prince of Denmark is the main character of the play. Returning to Demark to attended his father and the king Claudius who marries his mother. Hamlet is visited by the ghost of his father who tells him to seek revenge on Claudius. Hamlet Father the former King of Denmark who was murdered by his brother, Claudius. His sprint haunts the castle and Hamlet. Hamlet father was known to be a powerful warrior. Gertrude is Hamlet mother, wife of Claudius and widow from Hamlet father. She is an important role to Hamlet, even though she felt guilty of remarrying after her husband death. Claudius Hamlet uncle who became King of Denmark after his brother death. He had married His brother widow. Also, felt guilty of murdering his own brother and wanted to kill his nephew, but his nephew end up killing him. Horatio is a friend of Hamlet who ends up being the King of Denmark.…

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