Using Act III Scene i for reference, what kind of sentiments do you think that Hamlet displays with his encounter with Ophelia? After thinking about this encounter, pretend to be Ophelia and write a journal entry revealing your true emotions and thoughts about how much Hamlet has changed since being in a relationship with you. What kinds of thoughts do you have now? Are you exasperated? Exhausted from his volatile behavior? Crazed? Despairing? Reveal your innermost thoughts and jot them down here. At least 5 sentences including 3 pieces of textual evidence in your response.
Describe the mood that Shakespeare creates in the opening scene of "Hamlet," when the ghost first appears. What specific words and actions create this mood? Give 3 specific examples from the text.
Blog Response #3: How common do you believe the act of revenge is in everyday life? Write about specific incidents, including any in which you were involved or have witnessed. In your own opinion, was the act of revenge justified? If it was, why? What role does revenge play in high school “drama” that ensues every day? Explain, explaining an incident that happened to you or a friend. At least 5 sentences.