How did Claudius say King Hamlet died?
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Thereof, how did King Hamlet supposedly die?
In Hamlet, Claudius murders King Hamlet by pouring poison into his ear while he slept. The scene is retold by Hamlet's staging of the play "The
Furthermore, how did Hamlet kill Claudius? In Act 5, Scene 3, Hamlet does kill Claudius. Hamlet first cuts Claudius with his rapier, then forces him to drink from the poisoned cup. Each of Claudius' “deaths” represents different things to Hamlet. One death represents the death of King Hamlet, and the other represents the death of Hamlet's id.
Accordingly, what does Claudius say about the death of King Hamlet?
Claudius urges Hamlet to think of him as a father, reminding the prince that he stands in line to succeed to the throne upon Claudius's death. Alone, Hamlet exclaims that he wishes he could die, that he could evaporate and cease to exist. He wishes bitterly that God had not made suicide a sin.
Does Claudius admit to killing King Hamlet?
In Act III, scene iii, Hamlet finally seems ready to put his desire for revenge into action. He is satisfied that the play has proven his uncle's guilt. When Claudius prays, the audience is given real certainty that Claudius murdered his brother: a full, spontaneous confession, even though nobody else hears it.