How were obstacles between Beatrice and Benedick overcome and true love preserved in Shakespeare's Much Ado About Nothing?

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After Beatrice and Benedick are tricked into falling in love with each other, their love faces an obstacle when Claudio publicly disgraces Hero. Beatrice wants to avenge her beloved cousin and demands of her new love Benedick, "Kill Claudio" (IV.i.297). When Benedick refuses, Beatrice decides that Benedick's love for her is actually false and that he is incapable of loving, as we see in her lines, "There is no love in you" (302-303). However, Benedick refuses at first for a couple of reasons. The first reason is that he realizes that Claudio and Don Pedro, both honorable men, have been tricked...

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