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Compare and contrast the representation(s) of death and/or time in Hamlet and ONE of...
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Compare and contrast the representation(s) of death and/or time in Hamlet and ONE of the following of Shakespeare’s sonnets: 3 “Look in thy glass and tell the face thou viewest”; 12 “When I do count the clock that tells the time”; 15 “When I consider every thing that grows”.
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In Sonnet 3 death is viewed in a way that is very similar to how it is presented in Hamlet. In Act III scene 1, for example, Hamlet in his soliloquy describes death as:
The undiscovered country from whose bournNo traveller returns...
But if thou live, remembered not to be,
Die single and thine image dies with thee.
Posted by accessteacher on September 18, 2013 at 5:18 AM (Answer #1)
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