Measure for Measure - William Shakespeare - A Short Summary and Review

A short summary of the play Measure for Measure:

Lord Angelo's authoritarian (and completely unauthorized) acts in office, in Vienna.

My favorite William Shakespeare quote from the play:

"The tempter or the tempted, who sins most?"

Questions to ponder while reading Measure for Measure:

What is virtue?

Do you think the Duke will get married?

My thoughts about Measure for Measure:

Relax into the flow, the language will come.

This isn't a comedy, not really.

I, personally, feel that both Angelo and the Duke are ridiculous weenies.


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