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in 2.2 482-520 hamlet rebukes himself for not acting. why has he not acted? because he...
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The play is a dramatization of the difficulties of any action – of making the decision to act or not act. Hamlet has no “proof” of his uncle’s guilt – only a “ghost” which may be an evil temptation and not really his father’s spirit. He does not want to act if the ghost is nothing but his own distorted desire for power.
Posted by wordprof on October 21, 2011 at 1:22 AM (Answer #1)
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