HAMLET. ACT ONE. Thematic ideas. Revenge. Appearance/reality. “Why seems it so particular with thee?” “My most seeming virtuous queen” Villain, smiling villain” “Perchance I shall think meet to put an antic disposition on.” Hamlet’s “tenders” of affection are “brokers”.
Claudius: Present King of Denmark
“How is it that the clouds still hang on you?”
“ ‘Tis unmanly grief. It shows a will most incorrect to heaven.”
“Throw to earth this unprevailing woe and Think of us as of a father”
“The canker galls the infants of the spring too oft before their buttons be disclosed.”