HAMLET: But for the rest, you’ll have to consult the song—here come the players!
Welcome, welcome all!
Oh, my old friend! I’m glad to see you.
Let’s get right to it! A speech! Come, give us a taste of your quality.
Come, a passionate speech.
FIRST PLAYER: What speech, my lord?
HAMLET: You recited a speech for me once, but it was never acted in public—it was too sophisticated for the masses!