Lear’s madness was addressed in the very first scene and then continued to pop up quite frequently as the story went on. Kent called Lear out for being mad when he banished his daughter Cordelia after she wouldn’t tell him how much she loved him (1.1.146). He realized that Lear was being extremely unreasonable and was making this rash decision without really stopping to think about what he was doing. This is not a strange thing for Lear, he has been known to make rash decision because he is so short-tempered. In fact, after Kent tried to calm him down and have him reflect on what he was doing, Lear got angry and banished Kent as well, who was his right hand man.
Jealousy been around for a long time and it does no good to people, the environment and the innocent by standards. They will have people that will walk into your life and try to run something good for you. Iago was Othello friend, he trick Othello into getting jealous and killing his wife. Agent Smith talked about Morpheus to Neo trying to not make the bad decision. Movies no in the 21st century is not so different than the 1500s.
Love triangles are common theme in many books, one very well-known one is in the Twilight Saga. The Vincent Boys by Abbi tells the tale about Ash, Beau and Sawyer who all grew up together; Beau and Ash being the crazy ones and Sawyer was the one who also ‘bailed’ (not from jail just sticky situations) them out of trouble. Sawyer knew that Ash liked Beau and vice versa, but he was a ‘selfish bastard’ and asked her out so he could have her for himself. This split up them and Beau derailed completely becoming the town’s bad boy. While Sawyer is away, Beau and Ash begin a relationship in secret.
(Hamilton 218) Persephone is regarded as a prize once again. Hades knew of Pirithous and Theseus' intentions when they entered the Underworld and amused himself in their punishment. He caught Pirithous and Theseus and forced them to sit in the Chair of Forgetfulness forever. (Hamilton 218) Hades eventually let Theseus be rescued by his cousin, Hercules, but held Pirithous forever since it was he who wanted to steal his wife. (Hamilton 219) Though Hades did not respect his wife as a person, he protected her as a husband
The feud ends with numerous deaths including Romeo, Mercutio, Paris, Juliet, and Tybalt. Many of whom had nothing to do with the feud, but ended up in those situations because of the hate their parents instilled into their minds at such an early age. Of the many deaths in the play Mercutio’s was one of the most significant. His death occurred because he insisted on challenging Tybalt, who was looking for Romeo. Although his death may seem uneventful it is essential to the point that conflicts among families and friends only end tragically.
The Kite Runner is a story about the struggles in a friendship between two boys of different ethnicities. The major conflict throughout the book revolves around Amir 's act of betrayal towards Hassan, and the guilt he deals with. Amir does nothing to help Hassan while he is being raped. He feels like a coward for not standing up for him, and is unable to tell anyone what he saw. One night Amir says to himself, “‘I watched Hassan get raped,’ [he] said to no one...A part of [him] was hoping someone would wake up and hear, so [he] wouldn’t have to live with the lie anymore.
The tragedy of Romeo and Juliet is about Romeo, a Montague, falls in love with Juliet, a Capulet, and they cannot be together because their families have a long-lasting family feud. Before everyone reads Romeo and Juliet, they think that Romeo and Juliet are in love from the beginning of the story. However, Romeo is sad and heartbroken because Rosaline didn’t want to be his lover. While Romeo is sad, Mercutio, the cousin of the prince, grows in strength and happiness. Their foil is the more Romeo is sad, the more Mercutio is joyful and tries to make Romeo happier.
Oberon (Titania’s husband) has his loyal servant Puck drug Titania to fall in love with the next thing she sees when she wakes up. Oberon does this because Titania has a small boy she is charge of and Oberon is needy and wants the boy simply because Titania told him no. When Bottom starts singing, still unaware he has the head of an ass, he wakes up Titania who under the power of the drug, immediately falls in love with him. Bottom of course in his arrogant fashion, doesn’t question how this random stranger is now totally and inevitably in love with him. Titania is so head over heels in love with Bottom she becomes delirious.
Here Juliet means that when she learned Romeos name it was too late, she has fallen under a spell of love. There are a few negative thoughts about Romeo and Juliet’s forbidden relationship. Friar Lawrence even warns Romeo to be careful about the marriage of him and Juliet “These violent delights have violent ends” (Shakespeare 856). Friar means that this is a marriage between these two families filled with hatred along with this history between them, the happy couple won’t last for long, and surely this will end badly. Romeo is impulsive, not only when he kisses Juliet, but also when he talks to Tybalt “Tybalt, the reason that I have to love the doth much excuse the appertaining rage” (Shakespeare 865).