Hamlets Oedipus Complex

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Here, Gertrude is joined by Hamlet in a bedroom moments after Polonius, the Queen’s counselor, advises her to warn Hamlet that “his pranks have been too broad to bear with” (3.4.2). Hamlet, upon killing Polonius, compares his “bloody” act to that of “kill[ing] a king, and marry[ing] with his brother,” blatantly expressing his mortification and disapproval with Gertrude’s marriage to Claudius(3...
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Hamlet, upon killing Polonius, compares his “bloody” act to that of “kill[ing] a king, and marry[ing] with his brother,” blatantly expressing his mortification and disapproval with Gertrude’s marriage to Claudius(3.4.29). He then begins to berate his mother, but with many sexual references: “That blurs the grace and blush of modesty, Calls virtue hypocrite, takes off the rose From the fair forehead of an innocent love And sets a blister there, makes marriage vows As false as dicers’ oaths”(3...
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