A Midsummer Night's Dream

Act Two scene two

Quiz Questions:
  1. Imagine what Titania's bower looks like... what do you see and hear?
I know a bank where the wild thyme blows,
Where oxlips and the nodding violet grows,
Quite over-canopied with luscious woodbine,
With sweet musk-roses and with eglantine:
There sleeps Titania sometime of the night,
Lull'd in these flowers with dances and delight;
And there the snake throws her enamell'd skin,
Weed wide enough to wrap a fairy in:
  1. How well does the charm which Titania's fairies cast protect her while she sleeps?
  2. What does Oberon hope for as he squeezes the juice from the magic flower on her eyes?
  3. How does Hermia convince Lysander to sleep on the other side of the stage instead of with her?
  4. Does Puck realize that he charms the wrong Athenian when he squeezes the flower over Lysander's eyes?
  5. What does Lysander do when he wakes up and sees Helena?
  6. What does Helena think he is doing?
  7. What does Hermia dream about while she sleeps?
  8. What does she do when she wakes up?