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I think that re-reading the Megila may actually suggest that Hamman DID wait till morning to go to the king. The king was unable to fall asleep and so they read to him the Book of Memories, but i think that between Pasuk ג' and ד' a few hours have passed and it was already the morning. The reasons i belive that that would seem the most reasonable answer are: ...


The following is my own "theory" based loosely on, and mostly inspired by, some comments of the Vilna Gaon. Haman (and Achashverosh) did not know Esther's nationality, but did know that she was raised by Mordechai (the Vilna Gaon makes this point in several places throughout the Megillah. Commentary to 6:1 is one example). Therefore, there was reason for ...

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