For I mine eyes will rivet to his face, And after we will both our judgments join In censure of his seeming.

Hamlet’s actually being pretty sensible about this. He’s hedging his bets, getting another witness – double assuring that his eyes are not deceiving him. It’s like, scientific, or law-rific, like detectives or something checking out the suspect.

Also, eyes riveted to a face, if it were literal, would be pretty gross.


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