What Are The Examples Of True Love In The Princess Bride

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The Princess Bride undermines the cheesy ideals of classic fairytales while celebrating true love? Westley’s reinvention of himself throughout the movie? Is the young boy a spoiled brat? Is life “unfair”? What are the examples of true love in the movie? True love isn’t how it seems, it always has issues and doesn’t go the way you wanted it to all the time. Westley goes from a farm boy to a life saver. He never gives up, and overcomes everything that is in his path. The young boy is spoiled and doesn’t want his grandpa to read the book to him. Life is unfair, it has it’s good and bad times. There are 3 different kinds of true love that happened in this movie. Supporting love, “loving” someone just cause, and being forced to love someone…show more content…
After all, he continued on and found Buttercup. His last mission was to fight of Vizzini, who was a very smart. Westley ended up tricking Vizzini, he poisoned both glasses and they agreed to both drink. He then ran off with Buttercup, she still has no clue who this guy is with a black mask. She was scared of him and shoved him down the hill. They continued on and eventually got caught by the Prince Humperdinck. This shows how Westley changed throughout the movie. Buttercup is loved in three different ways in the movie. Westley has true love for Buttercup. He cares about her and fights for her. He will do anything to fight for her. Wesley and Buttercup are the definition of true love, even though she doesn’t know it’s Buttercup that’s fighting for her. Prince Humperdinck loved Buttercup for her looks. Buttercup never loved Humperdinck and was forced into loving him. True love means that both people in the relationship love each other, not just one. The last person that thought he had true love for Buttercup is Vizzini. He loved her because he felt accomplished after kidnapping her. He never knew her, but only “loved her” because he had control of her, and other people were trying to capture her. In my personal life i haven’t had a lot of experience with true love due to my age. I’ve been taught a few things in life about love. Be honest and truthful to who you love. If you need to lie in true love, it isn’t true love then. If you end up
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