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Hermia and Lysander are eloping and, obviously, deeply in love. Yet, when they stop for the night to rest, Hermia asks Lysander to sleep away from her.
she doesn’t really love Lysander.
she is afraid of Lysander and what he might do while she is asleep.
she is only using Lysander to make Demetrius jealous.
she knows Lysander doesn’t really love her and doesn’t want an awkward night.
she is modest and doesn’t want her virtue questioned.