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Hamlet 7 Deadly Sins

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A major theme in William Shakespeare’s Hamlet is the seven deadly sins. Throughout the play, we see envy, gluttony, greed, lust, pride, sloth, and wrath, which are all the 7 deadly sins these characters have been convicted of at least one of these sins except, Horatio. When Shakespeare wrote Hamlet he had in his mind, he wanted to use the 7 deadly sins as a major theme, but when you add mortality as another major theme it takes it to another level.
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