The animation is showing the 7 different stages of the life that Jaques describes, in the monologue “All the world’s a stage”. The first of the 7 stages, is a helpless, new born baby mewling and puking.The 2nd stage shows a schoolboy not wanting to go to school. In the 3rd stage, The school boy falls in love with the love of his life, and becomes the “lover”. The 4th stage shows a soldier, jealous in honor, preparing to go to battle. The 5th stage, is a judge, who is very rich, and is starting to enjoy the finer things in life. The 6th stage shows an old man in his pantaloons, that are now loose on his withered legs. And finally, the last stage shows death in life, which is resembled by a tombstone.