A Midsummer Night's Dream Theme Essay

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Love is Difficult “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare is filled with many mixed emotions and lots of different themes. Although there are many different themes that readers can interpret, one that really stands out is that love is difficult. This theme is supported when Hermia 's father tries to tear Hermia and Lysander apart and they decide the best decision is to run away together. Also Oberon and Titania can 't stand each other and always get into arguments. The love potion throughout the play messed up Titania and Oberon’s true love. With many of the different scenes throughout the play, the theme of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” is that love is difficult. In the play when Hermia 's father tries to tear Hermia and Lysander…show more content…
Ill met my moonlight, proud Titania. TITANIA. What, jealous Oberon? (II. 1, 60-1) Titania is right when she’s saying that Oberon is Jealous. Oberon feels like Titania is not paying enough attention to him. This scene represents the theme because even though Oberon and Titania are married love is still difficult for them. They show the truth of marriage how there are arguments, and a couple can fight. Love potions mess up Titania and Oberon’s true love and not just Titania gets affected. The love potion made Titania fall in love with a donkey. Titania was blinded from the truth and was embarrassed because she fell in love with a donkey. This explains how love is difficult because Titania isn 't really in love with who she thinks she is. The potion made it hard for all the fairies and made things worse for Oberon and Titania to show their true love for each other. The theme of “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” by William Shakespeare is that love is difficult. The main scenes about how Hermia’s father tries to tear her and Lysander’s love apart. Oberon and Titania are married but love can still be difficult. Also the love potion can mess up true love. Overall “A Midsummer Night’s Dream” affected everyone’s love life and made things hard for
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