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The ambiguity (in Hamlet’s behavior) manifested in the scene where Ophelia tells her father about Hamlet’s visit, which left her “so affrighted,” suggests what significant thematic meaning?


People are often not who they seem to be, and will surprise you with their startling bouts of madness.


People are complex creatures whose behavior is sometimes hard to interpret.


People sometimes affect madness in order to generate pity for themselves.


People are fundamentally simple and transparent creatures who cannot hide their true feelings.


People often fail to communicate at the most opportune times for them to do so.

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