Its all complicated in Athens, Hermia is in deeply love with Lysander but Demetrius has a huge crush on Hermia and has her Father on his side to force him to marry her. Sadly Helena is madly in love with Demetrius but he is just ignoring her.
Hermia and Lysander plan to run away so they can get married somewhere far away from Athens and her father Egeus. But Helena, Hermia friend tells Demetrius that they are running away through the forest. she hopes to be trusted by Demetrius.
All four Athenian youths went into the woods that night. Following one another. Puck the Fairy was ordered to fix there mess by dropping a love potion onto their sleeping eyes.