Hamlets First famous soliloquy

act 1.2 129-159

"Oh, that this too too sullied flesh would melt... " (1.2.129-159)

In the first soliloquy of the play, characterization of Hamlet is evident as we are able to see Hamlet's true feelings and personality. Although Hamlet is seen to be a noble, kind hearted prince in the eyes of others, he really is depressed and frustrated from the death of his father.