Hamlet Persuasive Essay

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He didn’t mean to commit murder. He didn’t mean to alienate his girlfriend. He didn’t mean for his goal for revenge to cause the tragic downfall of many individuals. The play, Hamlet by William Shakespeare, condemns revenge as it corrupts an individual entirely. As revenge begins to spread its poison, Hamlet begins to alienate his loved ones.The moment when Hamlet and Ophelia speak to each other and she hands over the letters to Hamlet while being watched by Claudius and Polonius. Hamlet starts to alienate his loved one as he believe they will betray his trust. At this point, Hamlet pushes away the only character that he had any affection by calling her a “bawd” and tells “I loved you not”. It highlights that Hamlet has no room for reason

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