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Bailey Piatt English 3 H Period 4 11/4/18 Hamlet Questions 1.) The gravediggers are discussing the topic of death and they are casually making jokes about it, like it is nothing. We have seen this type of similar situation when Hamlet said Polonius was at dinner, meaning he was being feasted on by maggots, which has the similar concept. 2.) He is saying that the best homes are made from gravediggers because they’ll last forever, considering they’re in the ground. So far is conveying a message of that everyone dies and no one can escape it. It shows Hamlet knows what everyone faces later in life and he is having a hard time coping. 3.) The figurative language being used is a metaphor and it provides comic relief for everyone to take their mind off the seriousness happening by comparing a gravedigger’s
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