The Pain of Love

Helena's Mix Tape

Theme: Love is complex and painful.

WRITE AN EXPLANATION OF THE THEME HERE. HOW DOES SHAKESPEARE DELIVER THIS MESSAGE ABOUT THE HUMAN EXPERIENCE? HOW DOES THIS CHARACTER EXEMPLIFY THIS MESSAGE? This should be a full, detailed, thoughtful paragraph.


Throughout the play A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare, the playwright argues that love is complicated and inevitably causes pain; either the possession of too much love can be painful, or the absence of love can be painful...
The Eels - Fresh Feeling

Track One: "Fresh Feeling" by Eels

FOR EACH SONG THAT YOU CHOOSE, INCLUDE A VIDEO OR TRACK, SONG TITLE, AND ARTISTS' NAME(S).


EXPLAIN

- AT WHICH POINT THE CHARACTER WOULD LISTEN TO IT

- TO WHOM HE OR SHE WOULD DIRECT THE SENTIMENTS OF THE SONG, AND

- HOW THIS SONG ADVANCES YOUR CHARACTER'S INTERPRETATION OF THE THEME.

Each explanation should be a full, detailed, and thoughtful paragraph.


". . . You don't have a clue what it is like to be next to you. . . "


At the beginning of "A Midsummer Night's Dream," Helena is clearly head-over-heels in love with Demitrius...