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Helena In A Midsummer Night's Dream

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At the beginning of A Midsummer Night’s Dream Helena says that, “love is blind”, this idea foreshadows the characters Helena and Titania actions. After Titania gets the flower in her eyes, she wakes up and sees Bottom the first thing she says is, “One the first view to say, to swear, I love thee”(3.1.121). For example, Titania was told to wake up when something nasty appears, so when she wakes she sees bottom this very poor man who has turned into a donkey (by puck). When she wakes up she sees Bottom and falls in love with him at first sight. In addition, Helena loves Demetrius so much but he hates her with his might, so Helena talks to Hermia because she wants to be just like her, “O, teach me how you look and with what art/ You sway the motion
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