What does Hamlet think of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern?

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That depends on when Hamlet might be thinking of them. The reader is told that the two characters are friends of Hamlet, most likely the same way that Horatio is friends with Hamlet. So at one point Hamlet likes these two guys. 

The problem though is that Rosencrantz and Guildenstern abuse their friendship with Hamlet. At least that is how Hamlet interprets it. At the point in the play when...

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