Hamlet dies in Act V and is left in Horatio's arms as he weeps for his friend's loss. He tells Fortinbras to spread Hamlet's tale and give him an honorable funeral. Thus it is the living mortals whom tell the stories of the dead and carry their sorrow whi
This is along the lines of what Hamlet told Horatio as Hamlet was dying. Hamlet has trust and faith in Horatio and believes he is loyal in comparison to others. Hamlet also loves Horatio's control over his emotions which is why he tells Horatio to tell his story and set the record straight after he’s dead.
when you're living on your knees you rise up. Tell you brother that's he's gotta rise up. Tell your sister that's she's gotta rise up. When you're living on your knees you rise up? When are these colonies gonna rise up?