Hamlet and One Flew over the Cuckoo’s Nest

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Many questions have been asked if Hamlet, McMurphy and Chief Bromden are crazy or sane. Hamlet is the main character from a play by William Shakespeare called Hamlet. McMurphy and Chief are characters from a novel by Ken Kesey called One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest. There have been many scenes in the play where Hamlet might seams crazy but without a doubt he is sane. Even though McMurphy do some crazy things he is definitely not crazy because he is aware of his actions and he does all these insane things just to make the Nurse Ratched mad. Chief Bromden’s character can easily be identified as sane because he knows how to stay out of trouble and from getting electric shock treatments. Hamlet says to Horatio “How strange or odd soe'er…show more content…
Many times McMurphy seams crazy because of his inappropriate behavior but he can be concluded as sane. Chief silence and his actions at the beginning of the novel made readers think he is insane but when he speaks he sounds very sensible. These characters can be incredibly challenging to understand at some points but one can successfully negotiate that they are very much
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