An analysis of hamlet's and laertes love for ophelia in hamlet by william shakespeare a description of ophelia as seen to be hamlet's lover 2,095 words 5 pages an evaluation of the relationship between hamlet and ophelia in the play hamlet 314 words 1 page an analysis of all characters in classic works of literature having certain. Ophelia's garments pull her down, as if they had a mind of their own this seems to be a metaphor for the way ophelia lives her life: doing what her father and brother—and boyfriend—tell her to do, rather than making decisions for herself. T' have seen what i have seen, see what i see ophelia how miserable i am to see hamlet now and know what he was before claudius and but i still believe that his madness was caused by unrequited love—hello, ophelia you don’t have to tell us what lord hamlet said. When hamlet meets ophelia after his famous soliloquy ‘to be or not to be’, he is presumably confused since he both tells her that he once loved her and that he didn’t love her at all (iii, i, 115 and 119) all of a sudden hamlet description of hamlet’s behaviour, which precedes the plan, is, in fact, an implied. Hamlet's girlfriend, ophelia, did commit suicide, however hamlet mistreats her (ignores, insults, and scares her) throughout the play and in act iv her death is reported by gertrude, hamlet's mother.
The next time ophelia appears is at the mousetrap play,  which hamlet has arranged in order to try to prove that claudius killed king hamlet hamlet sits with ophelia and makes sexually suggestive remarks he also says that woman's love is brief. To hamlet, she is a sexual object, a corrupt and deceitful lover with no mother to guide her, she has no way of deciphering the contradictory expectations just like hamlet, the medieval precept that the father's word is unquestionable governs ophelia. Ophelia my lord hamlet are you fair ophelia what means your lordship hamlet time gives it proof i did love you once ophelia indeed, my lord, you made me believe so hamlet to have seen what i have seen, see what i see re-enter king claudius and polonius. Critical assessment of love between hamlet and ophelia with reference to ophelia's situation and hamlet's state of mind through the m ost pathetic and pitiful description o f hamlet‟s.
Laertes tells ophelia that hamlet’s love is untrue, that he isn’t trustworthy, and she should stay away from him hamlet feels superior to laertes hamlet thinks he is a better swordsman and loves ophelia more than laertes. Laertes goes on to tell ophelia that while hamlet might love you now, he is subject to his birth hamlet may not, as unvalued persons do choose his own mate hamlet is subject to the desires of his state, and he will necessarily break her heart should ophelia relinquish her virginity to hamlet, she would undoubtedly be shamed. Hamlet did not trust polonius, and from that moment on, hamlet knew he had to hide his love for ophelia and act mad to protect her the last example which proves that hamlet’s love for ophelia.
Laertes begins by foiling hamlet's love for ophelia, demonstrating his control, doubt and chauvinism how much hamlet loves ophelia after hamlet slays polonius, laertes finds himself in hamlet's situation, but unlike hamlet who wallowed in grief, laertes immediately jumps to vengeful action. However, there is evidence that hamlet did truly love ophelia, as seen in act iv, scene i, in which the prince proclaims “what, the fair opheliai love ophelia forty thousand brothers could not, with all their quantity of love, make up my sum. Hamlet – a 'noble' man good bad act 1 •inspires devotion in his friends and subjects – horatio & marcellus follow hamlet & are determined to protect him. Hamlet's deliberate mistreatment of ophelia has convinced claudius that hamlet isn't in love with her this ploy on hamlet's part backfires in the sense that it only makes claudius more suspicious of his intentions and makes the king more determined to get him out of the way by any means necessary. Ophelia’s insanity was a mixture of love and hate caused by her father and hamlet an example of hate is when she sings about a baker's daughter(iv, v) ophelia is referring to the way her father used to treat her before the tragic incident of his death.
Ophelia is a character in william shakespeare's drama hamletshe is a young noblewoman of denmark, the daughter of polonius, sister of laertes, and potential wife of prince hamlet. - the destruction of love between hamlet and ophelia ophelia describes hamlet as 'the courtier's soldier, scholar's eye, tongue and sword, th'expectancy and rose of fair state, the glass of fashion and the mould of form, th'observed of all observers (act 3 scene 1) he is the ideal man. In her failed love with hamlet and sorrow from the death of her father, ophelia’s madness represents the destructed mind without the name-of-the-father and the reconstruction of her liberated subjectivity.
Ophelia is a character in william shakespeare 's play hamlet she is a young noblewoman of denmark , the daughter of polonius , sister of laertes , and potential wife of prince hamlet she is one of only two female characters in the play plot hamlet, act iv, scene v (ophelia before the king and queen), benjamin west, 1792 in ophelia's first speaking appearance in the play, she is seen with. Ophelia first introduced hamlet’s love for her to polonius, “he hath, my lord, of late made many tenders of his affection to me ” hamlet truly loved her and was willing to spend the rest of his life with her. I do think, with submission, that the love of hamlet for ophelia is deep, is real, and is precisely the kind of love which such a man as hamlet would feel for such a woman as ophelia - anna brownell murphy jameson, shakespeare's heroines:characteristics of women (1889), ams press, new york, 1967 p 161.
“this above all: to thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man” ― william shakespeare, hamlet. “as hamlet said to ophelia, ”god has given you one face, and you make yourself another the battle between these two halves of identitywho we are and who we pretend to be, is unwinnable. Ophelia, laertes’s sister and polonius’s daughter, faces a crucial conflict of emotions by hamlet’s proposal of love to her this engenders her to seek the counsel of her brother as regards the issue and its credibility.