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    As You Like It is a pastoral comedy of mistaken identity and disguise. Exiled from the court by her uncle Frederick, Rosalind heads to the forest of Arden, disguised as a boy, Ganymede. Orlando, her love, is also banished to the forest by his brother. Orlando pines for Rosalind while Phebe, a shepherdess, falls for Ganymede. Frederick orders Oliver, Orlando's brother, to go in search of Rosalind. Orlando saves Oliver, the two are reunited, and Orlando learns the truth, that Ganymede is really his love Rosalind.