A Midsummer Night's Dream

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Character of Theseus

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Which of Theseus's lines characterize him as nonjudgmental, humble, and kind?

A

“Why, gentle sweet, you shall see no such thing.” (5.1.92)

B

“Say, what abridgement have you for this evening? / What masque? / What music? / How shalll we beguile / The lazy time, if not with some delight?” (5.1.42)

C

“The kinder, we, to give them thanks for nothing. / Our sport shall be to take what they mistake: / And what poor duty cannot do, noble respect / Takes it in might, not merit.” (5.1.83)

D

“Here come the lovers, full of joy and mirth. / Joy, gentle friends! / Joy and fresh days of lover / Accompany your hearts!” (5.1.29)

E

“Merry and tragical? / Tedious and brief? / That is, hot ice and wondrous strange snow. / How shall we find the concord of this discord?” (5.1.61)