"Therefore is love ..." Quote of William Shakespeare

William Shakespeare
Warwickshire
Tuesday, November 11, 2014
Therefore is love said to be a child Because in choice he is so oft beguiled.
William Shakespeare
William Shakespeare (1564-1616), British dramatist, poet. Helena, in A Midsummer Night's Dream, act 1, sc. 1, l. 238-9. "Child" means both Cupid, and lover who are so often deluded ("beguiled") in the choice they make.
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