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* Act 1, Scene 2 - when Gertrude is loving towards Hamlet and Claudius - she is blind to their enmity.
* Act 4, Scene 1 - when Gertrude tells Claudius that Hamlet is mad, instead of revealing what Hamlet has just informed her that he is only 'mad in craft'.
* Act 5, Scene 2 - Gertrude is blind in uncovering Claudius' plan to kill Hamlet at the duel, thus why she meets her own terrible end. Neely argued that Gertrude 'died for her love of men'.