A Midsummer Night's Dream by William Shakespeare

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Who does Lysander love in A Midsummer Night's Dream?

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At the beginning of the play, Lysander is in love with Hermia and wants to marry her. However, Hermia's father, Egeus, refuses to give his permission for the marriage, preferring that his daughter marry Demetrius instead. As a consequence of Egeus's...

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