A Midsummer Night's Dream Titania And Bottom Relationship

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In Shakespeare’s A Midsummer Night’s Dream, the relationship between Titania and Bottom show no true signs of love. However, love must be equally shared between the two party’s in a relationship in order for the love to be real true love. Since, Titania loves Bottom, but Bottom shows no return in her affections; their love must not be true love. Titania sees Bottom in an idealized state and not how appears to the rest of Athens. Bottom’s head turns into the head of an ass. Nevertheless, Titania asks Bottom “What angel wakes me” when she first sees him after awakening with the love potion on her eyes (Shakespeare III.1.131). Since, Bottom’s head appears as an ass head; it makes no sense that Titania would call him an angel because
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