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Waiting at Midnight

HAMLET-XKS4TD

As Hamlet, Marcellus, and Horatio await the ghost at midnight, Horatio observes what activity in the castle?

A

Claudius hosting a party in which he is drinking, dancing, and celebrating boisterously.

B

Claudius and Gertrude dining together and arguing loudly about how to handle Hamlet.

C

Claudius and Gertrude waltzing romantically, clearly oblivious to the threat of the ghost.

D

Claudius canoodling with a young courtier while Gertrude sleeps in a room nearby.

E

Claudius sharpening his knives and swords in preparation to defend himself from Fortinbras.