Cyrano’s level of eloquence helps him combat the insults of his nose. The Meddler is caught staring at Cyrano’s nose and Cyrano sees it as an insult and reacts upon it. “The Meddler: But . . . Cyrano: Go! Or tell me why you’re looking at my nose. Then why that disdainful expression? Do you find it, perhaps a little too large? The Meddler: Oh, no, it’s quite small . . . very small . . . diminutive . . .” (Act I, Scene IV, Page(s) 35-37) The Meddler tries not insult him and lack of bravery leads to his bowing down lower than Cyrano’s level and getting punished. “Cyrano: What! How dare you accuse me of anything so ridiculous? A small nose? My nose? You’ve gone too far! The Meddler: Please, sir, I . . .” (Act I, Scene IV, Page 37) Cyrano’s insecurity leads to him being very defensive when it comes to others staring at his nose. As a combat Cyrano makes The Meddler feel less than he is and very frightened. Valvert tries to insult Cyrano about his nose but his lack of eloquence makes it hard to criticize him well. “Valvert: Yes, I will! Just watch his face when he hears what I have to...
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... and Ragueneau’s arms Cyrano dies. Cyrano Lets his insecurity and love to kill him, and on his death bed Roxane and himself confessed there love for each other. It was too late for them to be together, but Cyrano got what he always wanted . . . Roxane’s love.
In Edmond Rostand’s play Cyrano De Bergerac, Cyrano’s insecure self- perception results in the building of his relationship with Roxane and Christian. This is so important be cause even though he was insecure at first at the end he helped everyone. He let Christian finally feel the love of Roxane, and showed Roxane his true feelings allowing her to confess her feelings. It doesn’t matter how you look, you could be the ugliest person in the world but how you are in the inside shows and tells who you are. Most importantly, don’t let your insecurities put a burden on you, always show your true self to others.
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