Act 1, Scene 1* Orlando is in the orchard talking to his servant, Adam, about his older brother, Oliver. * Oliver became guardian of Orlando and Jaques when their father, Sir Rowland, died. * Oliver appears and Orlando tells him to either give him his education or the money their father left him. * Dennis tells Oliver that Charles the Wrestler is waiting for him and that Duke Senior has been banished to the forest by his brother, Duke Frederick. * Rosalind, Duke Senior daughter, has been kept at court as company for Duke Frederick's daughter, Celia. * Charles tells Oliver that Orlando intends to wrestle, so Oliver hatches a plan for Charles to snap Orlando's neck during the match.
Act 1, Scene 2* Rosalind is depressed about her father, so Celia promises to split her inheritance with Rosalind once Duke Frederick dies. * Duke Frederick tells the girls to try to persuade Orlando not to fight in...
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