Or ever I had seen that day, Horatio !
My father—methinks I see my father.
HoR. Oh! where, my lord *
HAM. In my mind’s eye, Horatio.
* HoR. I saw him once, he was a goodly king.
HAM. He was a man, take him for all in all,
I shall not look upon his like again.
HoR. My lord, I think I saw him yesternight.
HAM. Saw l—who
HoR. My lord, the king your father.
HAM. The king, my father
HoR. Season your admiration but a while,
With an attentive ear; till I deliver,
Upon the witness of these gentlemen,
This marvel to you. -
HAM. For Heaven’s love, let me hear.
HoR. Two nights together had these gentlemen,
Marcellus and Bernardo, on their watch,
In the dead waste and middle of the night,
Form of the thing, each word made true and good,