Who said then weigh what loss your honor may sustain if with too credent ear you list his songs or lose your heart or your chaste treasure open fear it Ophelia?

Who said then weigh what loss your honor may sustain if with too credent ear you list his songs or lose your heart or your chaste treasure open fear it Ophelia?

Laertes

WHO SAID best safety lies in fear?

William Shakespeare

Who said fear it Ophelia?

98-113)POLONIUSMadam, I swear I use no art at all. That he is mad, ’tis true. Tis true, ’tis pity,And pity ’tis ’tis true—a foolish figure,But farewell it, for I will use no art. Mad let us grant him then.

What does chaste treasure mean?

To his unmaster’d importunity. Laertes does not want Ophelia to “lose her heart” (personification, for a heart cannot actually be lost) or open her “chaste treasure” (a metaphor for losing her valuable and precious gift of virginity) just because Hamlet begs her for them.

Who dies in Hamlet and how do they die?

By the end of the tragedy, Hamlet has caused the deaths of Polonius, Laertes, Claudius, and Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, two acquaintances of his from childhood. He is also indirectly involved in the deaths of his love Ophelia (drowning) and of his mother Gertrude (poisoned by Claudius by mistake).

What happens to Rosencrantz and Guildenstern?

Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are murdered due to an ingenious plot masterminded by Hamlet. King Claudius instructed Rosencrantz and Guildenstern, Hamlet’s childhood friends, to escort him to England with official orders that Hamlet would be executed there.

Does Rosencrantz and Guildenstern die?

When their ship is attacked by pirates, Hamlet returns to Denmark, leaving Rosencrantz and Guildenstern to die; he comments in Act V, Scene 2 that “They are not near my conscience; their defeat / Does by their own insinuation grow.” Ambassadors returning later report that “Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are dead.”

Does Hamlet know Rosencrantz Guildenstern spies?

However, what is striking is how quickly Hamlet moves from calling Polonius a “fishmonger” (and every other fake madness discourse he uses toward Polonius) to knowing, right away, the identities of Rosencrantz and Guildenstern (and – while it can be staged that Hamlet doesn’t know the one from the other – the Oxford …

Who says the rest is silence?

Prince Hamlet

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