Hermia is being forced by her father Egeus to marry Demetrius even though she is in love with Lysander so they go and ask the Duke and his soon to be bride what to do.
The young lovers run into the woods to go get married and are found by a mischevious fairy named puck who places all of them under spells.
While the couples argue the fairy king commands Puck to fix what he did.
Hermia and Demetrius ended up living a very miserable life after Egeus got what he wanted. The faires then moved on to another place and another couple soon forgetting about these lovers and their misfortunes
The loves settled their issues and decided to head back to their home.
When the lovers arrive back home Egeus is furious and demands Lysander and Helena be killed so that his daughter is forced to marry Demetrius.