But come what may, I do adore thee so
That danger shall seem sport, and I will go.
– William Shakespeare
Twelfth Night, Act 2, Scene 1. Viola’s twin brother Sebastian has been washed ashore near the coast of Illyria after a shipwreck and Antonio has been caring for him in his home. Antonio is willing to risk danger by following Sebastian to Duke Orsino’s court, where Antonio has “many enemies.” Because of his strong attachment to Sebastian, he feels he cannot live without him.