The Shakespeare Conference: SHK 15.1061 Friday, 14 May 2004
From: Jack Heller <
Date: Thursday, 13 May 2004 08:45:31 -0500 (EST)
Subject: Ophelia's Songs
How many songs does Ophelia sing in Hamlet, 4.5? A student of mine has
raised this question, and though I count four, with only a snatch for
"They bore him barefaced on the bier," I'm not sure if my count is standard.
1) How should I your truelove know
2) Tomorrow is Saint Valentine's Day
3) They bore him barefaced on the bier
4) And will a not come again?
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