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Hamlet and J Alfred Prufrock Hamlet and J Alfred Prufrock have three major things in common question and rationalize theirs situations as well as procrastinate In this essay I will explain how they both handle their situations through quotes and how a life of doing so has affected them In Shakespeares Hamlet questioning procrastination and rationalization define Hamlets character Hamlet is a very analytical person he carefully plans and thoroughly questions his actions Hamlet has a way of dealing with his problems First he questions the situation rationalizes then procrastinates An example of Hamlets questioning becomes apparent in act 1 scene 5 In that scene Hamlet questions the commands of the ghost of Hamlet Sr Murder My uncle 1 He then rationalizes Yea from the table of my memory ill wipe away all trivial fond recordsAnd thy commandment all alone shall live alone 2 One would think that in his rage Hamlet would now act upon the commandment but he does not Time is out of joint O cursed spite that ever I was born to set it right3 Hamlet decides to procrastinate his action of killing Claudius Another example of his questioning rationalizing and procrastinating is when Hamlet is in the Chapel with Claudius Hamlet is in the prime position to kill him He questions even questions killing Claudius Now might I do it pat now he is praying and now Ill dot and so he goes to heaven and so am I revenged 4 Hamlet then rationalizes why he should kill Claudius now His reason is That would be scanned O this is hire and salary not revenge 5 He then procrastinates With all his crimes broad blown as flush as MayUp sword when he is drunk asleep or in his rage That has no relish of salvation int then Ill trip him that his heels may kick at heaven As hell whereto it goes 6 Hamlet
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