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    Hamlet And Ophelia

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    In the play Hamlet by William Shakespeare, there were many important characters just like Hamlet who show up in more than three-fourths of the play; but there are also characters that don’t necessarily show up as much but still have a strong role. One of the characters that didn’t get as much screen time but was still important was Ophelia. Ophelia was a sister, girlfriend, and daughter that so many people loved. Therefore, Despite the lack of presence of Ophelia, she ultimately played a big role

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    Ophelia In Hamlet

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    Ophelia from the play “Shakespeare” plays an important female role. She is a beautiful young woman with innocence. She deals with struggles that most young women don’t have to deal with. Ophelia changes immensely throughout the play. Ophelia is torn between Hamlet and her family, causing conflict with both relationships and affecting her thought process to drive her mentally insane. The character Ophelia is a young attractive woman. Hamlet finds her extremely beautiful with an innocence that keeps

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    “We cannot change the cards we are dealt, just how we play them” (Pausch, Randy). In William Shakespeare’s Hamlet, Shakespeare connects the character’s tragic deaths with their personal lives. From the first act, we are propelled into Hamlet’s world, where a great deal of misfortunate events have occurred. Ophelia has always been under pressure by her father, Polonius, and her lover Hamlet which was the result of her death. Polonius lived his life as Claudius’ spy and to do his dirty work for him

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    Ophelia In Hamlet

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    upon the thoughts of men. In the play Hamlet by William Shakespeare, Ophelia is affected by the corruption of the men which ultimately pushed her to insanity and suicide. Ophelia had many things that triggered her to the thought of suicide. “Even in his tirade against Ophelia, she is scarcely more than a prop...”(Intentional meaning in Hamlet: an evolutionary perspective). She was used as a toy by most of the characters in the play even her father. Ophelia was always seen as a throwaway object instead

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    Ophelia In Hamlet

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    look upon how life is all about. In “Hamlet”, a play by Shakespeare, Hamlet shows his love for Ophelia in ways. The love between them is as strong and as difficult. It talks about the love between Hamlet and Ophelia about how it was like to be in the madness that overflows them and make them look different. Especially when it was hard for Hamlet to think about how it was if he truly loves her or not. However, in my opinion, Hamlet shows that he truly loves Ophelia through his actions which shows that

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    Ophelia In Hamlet

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    begin with, Ophelia is a character from the Shakespeare classic Hamlet. She is perceived as a young woman who is kind hearted and obedient towards the male characters within the story. These characteristics cause her to be seen as the victim of the male characters who revolve around the story of Hamlet. In the beginning, of the story Hamlet makes Ophelia believe that she is the main reason for his insanity. Instead of Hamlet showing love or an emotional connection towards Ophelia, Hamlet treats Ophelia

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    gender norms. In his creation of Hamlet, Shakespeare uses the voice of Ophelia as a means to battle the gender norms that had been placed on Elizabethan society. A good women was seen as someone that was quiet and submissive. If a man could not control a woman’s tongue, there would be no chance that the man would be able to control her body. Though Ophelia’s character was more than capable of exhibiting reason, the control that her father, Polonius, held over her let Ophelia to the the madness that would

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    Hamlet Essay In the play Hamlet, written by William Shakespeare, Ophelia, the daughter of Polonius and the love interest of Hamlet, is depicted as a young and beautiful woman who is innocent, virtuous, and loyal. Ophelia is the innocent victim in Hamlet and the specific attributes that she has lead to her tragic death. She is easily manipulated by her father and brother and she is torn between her love for Hamlet and her loyalty to her father and brother. Three situations in the play that show

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    Reynaldo are a few from his play The Tragedy of Hamlet, Prince of Denmark. However, Ophelia appears to be the most innocent all throughout the play. This character has either indirectly or directly affected the lives of every main characters in the script. Ophelia’s character is portrayed as obedient, maidenly, and a mad young girl. Many parents can only wish to have a child like Ophelia. A child that obeys their every command without back talking. Ophelia is the obedient daughter of Polonius. In Act

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    In the Shakespeare play hamlet, Hamlet tries to hide a lot of emotions. In the play hamlet and ophelia are said to be in love or that Ophelia loves hamlet. Although people believe they are in love, Hamlet does not really act like he does love her. In the play, Hamlet has an unknown relationship with ophelia that could be fake; But there could be some reasoning behind the relationship and why he would be using her. Throughout the play Hamlet does not treat Ophelia well and sometimes even insults

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