Hamlet

by: William Shakespeare

  Act 1 Scene 4

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MARCELLUS

95Something is rotten in the state of Denmark.

MARCELLUS

It means that something is rotten in the state of Denmark.

HORATIO

Heaven will direct it.

HORATIO

If that’s true, we should let God take care of it.

MARCELLUS

  Nay, let’s follow him.

MARCELLUS

No, let’s follow him.
Exeunt
They exit.