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Relationships are complex People often say and do things they do not mean to the people they love Things are said that cant be taken back and were only thought of after they were said Every relationship goes through a rough time No one is perfect and emotions fluctuate When relationships are going well it can be like heaven When relationships arent going well tensions get built up and regrettable things can be done In the play Hamlet by William Shakespeare the characters said and did some mean things After having time to reflect on what they had done they often regretted it But despite the devious and hurtful ways the characters acted toward each other they still expressed love toward each another This was shown through the relationships of Laertes and Polonius Polonius and Ophelia and through Ophelia and Hamlet Although the relationship between Laertes and Polonius showed deceit there was evidence of love Polonius character was shown as a devious spying character throughout the play His spying inhibition was what ultimately got him killed when he was hiding behind an arras and Hamlet stabbed him One of Polonius first deceitful actions was against his own son Laertes Polonius hired a spy Reynaldo to go to France to spy on Laertes Polonius even went as far as to tell Reynaldo to spread a few lies to get to the truth about what Laertes was doing Your bait of falsehood takes this carp of truth and thus do we of wisdom and of reach with windlasses and with assays of bias by indirections find directions out III63-66 Despite the devious and deceitful actions taken by Polonius there was still love The relationship Laertes and Polonius had with each other went beyond deceit Laertes best shows his love for his father by his reaction to his fathers murder Immediately after Laertes got the news that his father had been murdered he returned to Elsinore
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