Act 2 Scene 5 Of Twelfth Night

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In 12th night Act 2, scene 5 appears in the second half of the story. This scene showed the head servant of Olivia’s household, Malvolio getting led into believing that his mistress is in love with him. He believed that his mistress was in love with him because Maria, another servant in Olivia’s house wrote a letter in Olivia’s handwriting to make him think Olivia was in love with him.

This scene is significant for two reasons, firstly it was an event that continued a second plot line inside the story within itself, and it was the scene that helped the audience understand the character of Malvolio a lot better.

In this scene, we learned that Malvolio has a huge ambition to raise his social class a lot higher. We can see this from lots

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