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A Midsummer Night`s Dream

March 21, 2016 | Author: | Posted in literature and language, shakespeare

A Midsummer Night ‘s Dream

Discuss the objectives of the following characters : Theseus , Hippolyta Demetrius , Helena , Lysander , and Hermia . What does each character want and who do they want it from


Every man has his own dreams , his own goals he wants to pursue sometimes right and sometimes not . However it may be the more important thing for a man who dreams is for him to fulfill it

Written pieces by William Shakespeare had long been receiving a lot of positive reactions from both readers and viewers of the plays [banner_entry_middle]

based on his writings . One of the well known plays performed during the Elizabethan era is the play A Midsumer Night ‘s Dream . Having a theme of intertwined love and dreams of the different characters , the play revolve on many changes along the plays completion

Among the main characters are Theseus , Hyppolyta , Demetrius , Helena Lysander , and Hermia , Each of the said character has his own wants dreams and aspirations that connects each one to the other . The question is what these wants are ? And from whom do they want it ? These two important questions shall be answered in the paragraphs to follow

The Characters

Theseus is the duke of Athens who has so much power over many things His power

includes control over politics , on lands and on laws . It even includes his power over the will of a person on a marriage mate . This is the law were it states that a woman or a man must marry his or her father ‘s choice as a sign of single blessedness , a celibacy in a religious br

He is known to letting his imagination turn good people ‘s sincere effort into a good performance . He naturally sees the good in every person , thus instead of implying law immediately on people whom he thinks should be punished , he gives them time to change and rethink the ways they have chosen to trod . All Theseus wants is to be able to become a good duke in Athens by implying the law in the best possible way for his people

Hyppolyta on the other hand , is the queen defeated by Duke Theseus and is now bound to

marry the said duke . Although at first it was plain law , loving the duke has also been a subject of consideration for her as she begins to see the better side of the Duke ‘s personality

Her character depicts a more literal minded person than that of someone who is able to

design events through imaginations . Inn short she ‘s more literal-thinking than that of Theseus

On paranormal thoughts , like many people today , she thinks that if there are so many people who give proof to its occurrence , there might at least be something to that paranormal event . Her character though shows wanting for the best things she could be benefiting from being the duke ‘s wife

Demetrius is the choice of Hermia ‘s father , yet Hermia herself refuses to marry the said

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