Essay on Hamlet/Ophelia Relationship
Hamlet and Ophelia have a relationship that is quite significant to Hamlet as a whole. Their relationship in the past has been filled with many sexual endeavors but once the play starts, it begins its downfall, affecting multiple characters down the line. Throughout the play, the relationship indirectly causes obsession, death, insanity, and the drive for vengeance.
Ophelia's love for Hamlet is mentioned very early in the play when she is with her brother, Laertes, and her father, Polonius. The