Prince Hal In Oedipus The King

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Character Development Prince Hal is a like a messed up rubix cube. He's all mixed up and it takes the right twist and turns and manipulations to get all the color suites to match. He's on the same wavelength as you, but yet he is dupping you and really kinner than you think when it comes to schememing and pulling the wool over your eyes. At the end of this transformation, you see that the apple really doesn't fall far from the tree, it actually stays pretty close to the trunk of it. Watching Hal and how he gains acknowledge about everything and everyone is is eerie. He is like a piece sponge absorbing it all n and then squeezing out all the useless excess water but keeping what matters in the pores.…show more content…
He's shooting the bull with the commoners now, and if they feel he is to, "commmon," himself, he's gonna have a hard time being a leader is he's too approachable. He realizes now that he can't act like a kid, it's now his time to shine and ditch the sack! FALSTAFF: "No, my good lord: banish Peto, banish Bardolph, banish Poins; but for sweet Jack Falstaff, kind Jack Falstaff, true Jack Fal- staff, valiant Jack Falstaff, and therefore more valiant being, as he is, old Jack Falstaff, banish not him thy Harry's com- pany, banish not him thy Harry's company. Banish plump Jack, and banish all the world" (45.421-28). Hal: "I do, I will" (45.429). Can I get a ding-ding, DING?! Buzzer is going off... Vanna tell them what they've won. Well, Pat, "Prince Hal is finally seeing the light." "He's becoming the sunshine on a cloudy day!" What does this mean? He sees Falstaff for what he truly is. Falstaff knows that the cat is out of the bag so when he asks for Hal to no give up on him, Hal is like: "I do, I will." This means that when Hal is the King- Falstaff will no longer play in the role he has now. All the madness will come to a halt. The king says, " For all the

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