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The Merry Wives of Windsor

The Merry Wives of Windsor


by William Shakespeare

The Merry Wives of Windsor: Best and Worst Pick-Up Lines in the Play True or False

1. What does Falstaff write in the identical letters to Mistress Page and Mistress Ford when he tries to seduce them? -> He tells the wives he loves them because they're old and like to party.
2. Who admits that he was attracted to Anne for her money at first but has fallen genuinely in love with her and thinks her personality makes her worth more than gold coins and big bags of money? -> Falstaff
3. Why does Mistress Ford call Falstaff her "deer" when she meets him into the forest? -> Shakespeare doesn't know how to spell.
4. What does Slender brag about in an attempt to impress Anne Page? -> He says he once grabbed a runaway bear by the chain.
5. Which character compares himself to Jupiter, the God who turned himself into a swan and raped Leda? -> Falstaff