Much Ado About Love, Life, and Trust don't forget Deception
Shakespeare a man that had only a basic “Elizabethan education” left school at the age of 13 and had no former education after that, both parents were illiterate yet Shakespeare had a massive vocabulary It is said that Much Ado About Nothing is one of Shakespeare's witters comedies, and that the women characters in” comedies comply with the conventions of w omen’s place in Elizabethan society, as agents of happiness and order” Well we'll look a little deeper to see if the women in Much Ado about Nothing have thee, traits are they happy, and what kind of order one can expect Are they happy because the men are back from war Hero,and Beatrice and will order take place in putting there lives in order only time can tell .. Let's discuss love, amortize, it has so many different definition according to” Merriam Webster”s Collegiate Dictionary” love is “warm attachment”, “, enthusiasm”, “tenderness felt by lovers”, just to name a few, but once cupid release's that bow it's all far in love and war that was the feeling one got from Beatrice's
“ He set up his bills here in Messina and challenged Cupid at the flight: and my uncle's fool, reading the challenged, subscribed for Cupid and challenged him at the bird-blot. I pray you, how many hath he killed and eaten in these wars? But how how many hath he killed? For indeed I promised to eat all of his killing.”..... (1.1. 33)
The love bug has bitten two women, one young with bright eyes for something new to happen , the other a feisty quick tongue woman, that knows what love is all about or does she. The two women are cousin Hero, and Beatrice very close cousin indeed the man in Beatrice's life ins Benedick, a solider back for war, while Hero see and falls in love with Claudio at first look. Is love a game to be played with or is it a emotion that needs to be taken slow and easy. So is Much Ado about Nothing really Much Ado about Something ? Beatrice and Benedick can not get along or does love make it happen. Is Beatrice and Benedick spat her uncle is intrigue with Claudio eyes on his daughter “In mine eye, she is the sweetest lady that ever I looked on” …... (1.1.-154). Benedick of course can not see why Claudio, is so in trough with the matter of maybe a wife ?. “I can see yet without spectacles and I see no such matter. There's her cousin an she were not possessed with a fury, exceeds her as much in beauty as the first of May doth the last of December. But I hope you have no intent to turn husband . Have you?” (1.1.56)
That's Beatrice cousin does she have the same spirit , if so you are in for a rude awaken, Don Pedro the captain of the solder’s make it be know ''Amen, if you love her, for the lady is very worthy.” (1.1-84) “Claudio explains that before the war from which he and Benedick have recently returned , he looked upon Hero “with a soldier’s eye. In other words, he feels that he was not yet ready for love. However, he considers that he has changed:” (oxford 521) “But now I am returned, and that war-thoughts
Have left their places vacant, in their rooms
Come thronging soft and delicate desires,
All prompting me how fair young Hero is,
Saying I liked her ere I went to war.
Because he just can home from the war , a young solider is he ready for love, has his mind mature? only his eyes or is it an emotion feeling because she is so young and beautiful, or has nature taking over his body. Does Benedick have such feeling for Beatrice, after all he's young, just came back for war, maybe not be-in love but in like of a beautiful face that just happens to be a “rare parrot-teacher” (1.1-114). Life is funny it has all kind of turns and twist would Beatrice ready herself for marriage like her cousin is intending to do maybe maybe not, after all Beatrice is to smart for that to happen. Leonato invites everyone to dinner and a night of...