Die Heuning Pot Literature Guide
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A Midsummer Night's Dream

Aren’t midsummer night dreams the worst? You wake up all sweaty and gross, and for a minute there, you can’t even remember where you are. And also, your upper half is a donkey? Yep, that's what happens in Shakespeare's play A Midsummer Night's Dream. Here's what happens: Girl meets boy. Girl falls in love with boy. Girl loses boy when mischievous fairy sprinkles love "juice" on boy's eyelids, making him fall for another girl. Girl wins boy back (with the help of a little fairy magic). Doesn't it sound magical?

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