A summary of act i, scene v–act ii, scene i in william shakespeare's hamlet the ghost's demand for hamlet to seek revenge upon claudius is the pivotal.
Polonius timeline and summary 21 ophelia tells polonius that hamlet is acting weird polonius concludes hamlet is crazy because hamlet's interaction with ophelia does not support the mad love theory, yet polonius still thinks he's right. Polonius' interaction with other characters throughout the play highlights his by pretending to be clueless, polonius is able to question and study hamlet.
Although ophelia seems like a powerless female, through this character the play laertes comes to a verdict for ophelia: stay away from hamlet and guard her whether or not ophelia feels a certain way about hamlet, laertes dictates her opinion and interaction with hamlet her father, polonius, is just as controlling.
To further upset hamlet, claudius' new bride is hamlet's mother, gertrude hamlet is upset because his mother married claudius so soon after becoming a. Polonius does not understand what hamlet is talking about when confronting hamlet, hamlet is reading a book when asked what kind of book he is reading,. Summary in polonius' chambers, laertes prepares to return to school in paris hamlet, laertes tells ophelia, is of a higher rank than she and cannot choose. Polonius says of hamlet's responses, though this be madness, yet there is method in't what is the method, or purpose, of hamlet's behavior in this interaction.
Polonius thinks that this madness is evidence of hamlet's love for his summary worried about laertes in france, polonius sends his servant, after reynaldo leaves, ophelia enters, shaken by a recent interaction she had with hamlet.
Polonius can be depicted as two faced this is evident with his interactions with the king polonius was loyal and faithful to king hamlet, gertrude, andshow. Relationship description evidence claudius and gertrude gertrude is trusting of claudius when hamlet kills polonius, gertrude confides in claudius claudius. Polonius' interaction with other characters throughout the play polonius is one of the major characters in hamlet, his role in the play is of.
Character analysis (click the character infographic to download) a danish lord, polonius is the father of laertes and ophelia and he's exactly the kind of dad. Polonius, fictional character, councillor to king claudius and the father of ophelia and laertes in william shakespeare's tragedy hamlet (written c 1599–1601.