Much Ado About Nothing Essay, Research Paper
In Much Ado About Nothing, most of the characters had interesting relationships with
each other. For example, Hero and Claudio, were deeply in love. Also, Don Juan, and
Don John were fighting with each other. Another example was the close friendship
between Bene*censored*, Claudio, and Don Juan. But the relationship between Bene*censored* and
Beatrice was different than the others. In their relationship, they hated each other, that
brought them together. Their personalities were so similar, that it made them argue and
bicker about every little thing, but the similarities in their personalities is also what brought
Bene*censored* was a smart, good-looking, and funny guy. He was very witty, and
always had a response to anyone’s comments. For example, when he was talking to
Beatrice, he always had a comment to finish of the conversation. He also didn’t like the
idea of marriage. Bene*censored* thought that marriage led to the trapping of men. When he
heard about Claudio getting married, Bene*censored* thought that Claudio was crazy, because
Bene*censored* felt that marriage was going to change the way Claudio lived, and not for the
better. Bene*censored* was also very stubborn. He never wanted to give into other people’s
ideas, and that was why he didn’t want to give into the idea that marriage could be a good
thing in a person’s life.
Beatrice was a character very similar to Bene*censored*. She was a very independent
person, and didn’t want to rely on anyone for support. She also was very smart. She
enjoyed reading poetry, and thought about things a lot. She also was against marriage.
During one conversation, she even said that she would rather die than get married.
Another characteristic of Beatrice was that she was very emotional. She often changed
her mood all of a sudden for no apparent reason. Also, Beatrice kept many of her
feelings inside her. Sometimes she would be angry but wouldn’t show it, because she
always had to feel strong, and look like she didn’t need anyone.
The traits and characteristics of Beatrice and Bene*censored* were what brought them
together, and also what separated them. Beatrice and Bene*censored* were separated
because, they always thought that they had to be independent, and not need each other.
Another factor that kept them from coming together was that they always fought
with each other. In trying to seem strong, they were actually fighting with each other, and
hurting each other’s feelings. The final thing that kept Bene*censored* and Beatrice from coming
together was that they both thought that marriage was a stupid institution. If neither of
them wanted to get married, it would be very hard for them to have a relationship.
Some factors brought Bene*censored* and Beatrice together though. First, they never
got bored of each other. Because they disagreed on many issues, and were both able to
argue well, Secondly, Bene*censored* and Beatrice had very similar personalities. They both
were strong and independent. They both were against marriage, and both were happier
alone, or so they thought. Finally Bene*censored* and Beatrice needed each other. They would
be bored and somewhat lonely if they didn’t have each other around, even if they were
Bene*censored* and Beatrice both had very strong personalities, and for a while it kept
them from coming together. Both of them were independent, and thought that marriage
was for the birds. But really both of them were lonely, but hiding it in order to look
strong, and eventually with a little help, they realized that love and marriage were a great
thing. Also, they both were so similar that they were the perfect match but didn’t want to
admit it, and when they finally did they were much happier.