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(Greek mythology) the father of Odysseus

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Like Laertes, Vindice's revenge is secretive and poisonous.
By Romany 1 Distiller, Laertes is out of former Female of the Year Normanton 1 Jews Ear, who is now set to have produced her third society bull of the year.
Daniel Llewellyn-Williams is excellent as Laertes, and his skill as a swordsman adds to the intensity of the final scenes.
Being Oliver on a stage and on the boat, boldly playing role of a young man, she remembers her adventures with prince Hamlet and her brother Laertes.
Tom Lawrence, Matthew Romain, Beruce Khan / Horatio, Rosencrantz, Laertes, Guildenstern / Claudius and Polonius
A Ophelia B Polonius C Laertes D Rosencrantz QUESTION 13 - for 13 points: Of which Commonwealth country was Sir Keith Holyoake (1904-1983) prime minister?
Lithgow ("3rd Rock from the Sun'') last performed at the Delacorte Theater as Laertes in "Hamlet'' in 1975.
Finding a small bronze box, the magic entry to Neptunia, Cassie is asked by Miss Iris Laertes, a previous Olympic swimming champion, to carry an important message to that city of water.
Her father, Polonius, and brother, Laertes, attempt to keep Ophelia's "wildness" subdued through a daily regimen of pills, which she takes only sporadically.
Wayne Tigges's Claudius was a villain walking on ever-thinning ice, while tenor Jason Slayden made Laertes a convincing party apparatchik.
Sir Derek then spent his 25th birthday making his first night appearance in Hamlet, playing Laertes opposite the newly Oscarnominated Lawrence of Arabia star Peter O'Toole.
La tragedia omnipresente como lo dibuja la obra Hamlet tras su duelo ante Laertes.
Strier's examples are Hamlet's excuse to Laertes before the duel and Laertes' apparent partial acceptance of it, Shylock's description of how irrational affections govern our responses and explain his hatred for Antonio, and Iago's malignity, both motiveless and overdetermined, which sends Shakespeare to theological mysteries in an attempt to provide analogies for it.
Her self-consciousness is apparent as she glances around to see whether Hamlet is watching her, and she rolls her eyes in frustration when Laertes refuses to pass Hamlet the packet.