Ay, Biddy, come with me. Very brief, and to exceeding good sense—less. Go, sir, rub your chain with crumbs. Whatever his faults, no character study can accuse Sir Toby of snobbishness. Antonio - A man who rescues Sebastian after his shipwreck. I am bound to your niece, sir; I mean, she is the list of my voyage. In a way, he's right, but he's still a jerk.
The ignorant Sir Andrew Aguecheek bemoans his lack of education. Send for money, knight: if thou hast her not i' the end, call me cut. A stoup of wine, Maria! Sir Toby: Will you help? He is indeed guilty of misusing his niece's house and of abusing her servants; yet in spite of all of his faults, Sir Toby is, perhaps, Shakespeare's most delightful comic creation, after Sir John Falstaff. Come, let's see the event. I hope, sir, you are; and I am yours. But beyond the lighter surface of the play lies a deeper meaning: Toby and Malvolio have very different views of life. Actors who have distinguished themselves in the role of Sir Andrew include , , Juan Garibay, and.
Comedy is by far the most influential factor in deciding whether or not a story is entertaining to its audience due to its ability to create a more relaxed and pleasurable environment in the plot. Is there no respect of place, persons, nor time in you? Come thy ways, Signior Fabian. If I do not, never trust me, take it how you will. I will prove it legitimate, sir, upon the oaths of judgment and reason. Saying, 'Cousin Toby, my fortunes having cast me on your niece give me this prerogative of speech,'— Sir Toby Belch.
Despite the ambiguous and shifting gender roles in the play, Twelfth Night remains a romantic comedy in which the characters are destined for marriage. He seems to exist to take on the role that Viola fills while disguised as Cesario—namely, the mate for Olivia. But it becomes me well enough, does't not? He is as horribly conceited of him; and pants and looks pale, as if a bear were at his heels. Toby approaches; courtesies there to me,— Sir Toby Belch. Here comes the little villain. Excellent; it hangs like flax on a distaff; and I hope to see a housewife take thee between her legs and spin it off.
This gives place to a romantic tangled up comedy, where love blossoms and a structured ending occurs. I get impression that Sir Toby has the idea that he is very superior to the others, possibly because of his wealth and comes across as pompous which is why I think he is well suited to an overpowering, slightly controlling and arrogant voice. With every pause in the music, Toby would take a swig from the bottle, taking it in turns with Sebastian who would do a flamboyant spin on his heel. Why, there's for thee, and there, and there. Washed up on the shore of Illyria when her ship is wrecked in a storm, Viola decides to make her own way in the world.
A caring character is Viola; she is not. He is dim-witted, vain and clownish. Viola doesn't pay much attention to this description as she thinks that her cousin is too drunk to know what he saying. That quaffing and drinking will undo you: I heard my lady talk of it yesterday; and of a foolish knight that you brought in one night here to be her wooer. Come, Sir Andrew, there's no remedy; the gentleman will, for his honour's sake, have one bout with you; he cannot by the duello avoid it: but he has promised me, as he is a gentleman and a soldier, he will not hurt you. Very sweet and contagious, i' faith.
I can hardly forbear hurling things at him. Sir Andrew: Faith, I can cut a caper. For example, Malvolio parallels Cesario because both are servants that would give their all to be wed to their masters. Sweet Sir Toby, be patient for tonight: since the youth of the count's was today with thy lady, she is much out of quiet. I'll be with you anon.
Consequently, it is obvious that Malvolio is interested in doing the things that he stands so firmly against, because none of the pranks would have had any effect on him unless he were interested in making love to Olivia. Fie, that you'll say so! Read an Orsino - A powerful nobleman in the country of Illyria. I'll drink to her as long as there is a passage in my throat and drink in Illyria' 1. But Maria succeeds where Malvolio fails—perhaps because she is a woman, but, more likely, because she is more in tune than Malvolio with the anarchic, topsy-turvy spirit that animates the play. In addition to this I tried to come across as rather patronising when breaking up the fight between Sebastian and Andrew, acting as if they were little children who needed looking after and controlled, rolling my eyes, as if this was a common and tedious occurrence for Toby. No, faith, I'll not stay a jot longer. Meanwhile, the shipwrecked Viola disguises… 904 Words 4 Pages more relaxed and pleasurable environment in the plot.
This is as uncivil as strange. For Monsieur Malvolio, let me alone with him: if I do not gull him into a nayword, and make him a common recreation, do not think I have wit enough to lie straight in my bed: I know I can do it. The role has been a favourite for noted actors such as , , and. As one of the central supporting roles in Twelfth Night, Sir Andrew's character speaks a total of 152 lines and appears in seven of the eighteen scenes. The scene does not directly affect the main plot of the play, but is very significant in the primary sub-plot. In such a world, homoerotic attraction cannot be fulfilled.
Sir Toby's comment on the arrival of Sir Andrew Aguecheek, with his letter challenging Cesario to a duel. I would exult, man: you know, he brought me out o' favour with my lady about a bear-baiting here. Sir Toby Belch is but one of the many amusing characters found today and is by far one of the most humorous. I'll help you, Sir Toby, because well be dressed together. The conclusion of the clown's song on the carpe diem theme. The opening of the clown's song on the carpe diem theme. Sir Andrew Aguecheek worriedly responds to Sir Toby Belch's comment that Maria has put him down made a joke at Sir Andrew's expense.