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  • Strong Friendship Between Helena And Hermia
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    To what extent has the love potion affected the relationship between Helena and Hermia? Hermia and Helena's relationship has changed greatly after the intervention of Puck with the love potion. Once best friends, they have become each others enemies, and all for the love of Lysander and Demetrius. Hermia and Helena were best friends when they were at school. 'All school-days' friendship, childhood innocence?' (Act 3, Scene 2, Line 201, Helena) They had complete trust in each other, telling each ...
  • Lysander And Helena
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    Love in Shakespeare's "Midsummer Night's Dream" is represented in so many different ways. The two characters who most intrigue me with their representations of love are Lysander and Helena. I think that these characters point out a few, sometimes true, social stereotypes. These are points that are necessary to the story, but perhaps Shakespeare was trying to fit in his observations in society. Lysander is a fickle character. It is portrayed as no fault of his own that his love for Hermia wanders...
  • Feeling Of Love
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    Love is perhaps the strongest human emotion, it has the power to alter the senses and cause either happiness or sorrow. To try to define love is impossible; one can only rely on examples or experience. One play especially gives several examples of love, "A Midsummer Night's Dream" written by William Shakespeare attempts to comically express the various types of love one can experience. Shakespeare illustrates the chemistry between four couples. He begins with Theseus and Hippolyta a couple await...
  • Sense Of The Wrong Love
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    Scene 4.1 of A Midsummer Night's Dream is full of things that are easily changed, such as love. Demetrius, upon awaking in the forest, has changed his mind about his love of Hermia, and chosen Helena–"; My love to Hermia / Melted as the snow, seems to me now / As the remembrance of an idle gaud ' (4.1. 162-164) It illustrates how quickly his love is gone and replaced. Demetrius' fickle love is also demonstrated by the following lines: "The object and the pleasure of mine eye / Is Only Helen...
  • Demetrius And Lysander Under The Love Spell
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    A Midsummer Night's Dream A Midsummer Night's Dream Essay, Research Paper A Midsummer Night's Dream Throughout his whole play, William Shakespeare expresses his theme, that falling in love is never an easy task, and that young people in love usually make fools of themselves. Even with this fact in mind it is better to be in love than not to be. As the saying goes, ? It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved at all.? Like all Shakespearian festive comedies the play begins with ...

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