Hamlet

Why is there debate surrounding the nature of Ophelia’s funeral?

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First, it is heavily debated whether Ophelia committed suicide or accidentally drowned in the brook. With regards to her funeral, debate may circle around Hamlet showing his true love for Ophelia by jumping into her grave. He has been acting strangely--so much so that most think he has gone mad. When he realizes Ophelia is dead, his madness seems to have disappeared. Perhaps this is what sets Hamlet into another realm of insanity and/or revenge-driven madness.

if Ophelia killed herself she isn't allowed to have a real funeral because that was against their religion back then. if it was an accident though she can. since no one knows they just said it was an accident because she was rich so it would look bad other wise. but no one really knows happend