Who's Who in Illyria
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The Aguecheek family is a well-respected and wealthy. Perhaps, since Sir Andrew inherited the title, they are not as prominent as they have been in the past.
Who is he?:
Sir Andrew is an extremely tall and thin man. He is a great friend of Sir Toby Belch whom he thinks is always trying to be helpful to him in his quest for love. Sir Andrew has most fortunately been invited to stay at Countess Olivia’s house by her uncle, Sir Toby, in order that Sir Andrew can pursue his love for Olivia. Sir Andrew’s great wealth comes in very useful in funding the drinking parties which Sir Toby sets up. It has been noted that Sir Andrew is not the most sharp-witted of people and can fall prey to pranks and tricks carried out by Sir Toby.
Sir Andrew has a great knowledge and interest in all matters of chivalry. He has spent much of his life engaging in pursuits such as fencing, which is highly suitable for a man of his standing. He has made it clear that he is prepared to stand up for himself in matters of honour.
Sir Andrew has declared himself to be in love with the great lady, the Countess Olivia. He is hopeful that by being so close to Olivia living in her house that he will be able to impress her with his love, his knowledge and his wealth. Sir Andrew worries that someone like Olivia will attract other suitors and is it is not known how he will react to rivals.