A man madly in love with Bianca
The Taming of the Shrew
Hortensio is Petruchio's best friend in the Taming of the Shrew. He is one of the several admirers of a character named Bianca Minola. He is so desperate to be with Bianca, that he disguises himself as a music instructor just to get closer to her. Hortensio doesn't like Bianca's behavior towards Lucentio and decides to marry a widow. He goes to tame school to learn how to be in control of his widow wife. In the end his wife ends up dominating there marriage.
TAMING OF THE SHREW - Shakespeare (2005 Live Performance)