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Leonato In Benedick's Much Ado About Nothing

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Assuming Leonato is the father of Beatrice, he would have been a good father to her as much as he is to Hero. Even though Leonato is the father of Hero, he still treats her like a daughter. he provides for her that is why is leaving in his house. He looks out for her and advises her on how she should behave to Benedicks. He foresees them getting married even when she denies having feelings for Benedick. He loves her and cares for her.
All the father figures in Much ado about nothing are good fathers. In that they lay a good example for their children, they nurture their children and protect them. They influence their children circle. Don Pedro influences Leonato to allow Claudio to marry Hero. They did not abuse their authority. Rather they
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