Generic Distinctions in Form
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Enter Barnardo, Francisco Greetings, kingdom, time, identifies Hor. and Mar.
Enter Horatio, Marcellus Tells us it’s Denmark
Exit Francisco Narrates ghost story
Enter Ghost interrupted by live action of ghost, try to speak to it
Exit Ghost Narrate story of Norway and Denmark
Enter Ghost Try to speak to it again
Exit Ghost Say it disappeared at the cock crow (time); must report it to young Hamlet (identifies him)