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Analysis: Tough-O-Meter

(3) Base Camp

Okay, sure, it’s Shakespeare – that means there are some ten-cent words and an antiquated image or two, so it’s not just sunshine and lollipops. However, of all the Shakespeare works out there, this is one of the most straightforward and accessible; its clear message and almost contemporary, simple language drive its point home.

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