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After Ophelia relates Hamlet’s strange visit to Polonius, he responds that:

This is the very ecstasy of love,
Whose violent property fordoes itself
And leads the will to desperate undertakings
As oft as any passion under heaven
That does afflict our natures.

What does the word “ecstasy” mean in this context?

A

Euphoria

B

Despondency

C

Brutality

D

Lunacy

E

Comedy

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