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  • Tragic Deaths Of Romeo And Juliet
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    Who Is To Blame For The Deaths Of Romeo And Juliet Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy about two star crossed lovers whose love cannot apart them from their two feuding families. In this essay I will state who or what are responsible for their deaths, the main theme of the story is hatred and fate. Firstly I must introduce the two families because their attitude of hatred is responsible for the deaths mainly because if they hadnt quarrelled then maybe Romeo and Juliet wouldnt have got married in secre...
  • Friar Laurence Plan For Romeo And Juliet
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    The deaths of Romeo and Juliet appear needless, as it was mainly the people around them who were fighting and disagreeing about the relationship. Romeo and Juliet mainly kept out of the fighting but their lives were made miserable and unhappy by the people around them who were interfering, and because they were so deeply in love with each other, they refused to be split up and therefore took risks to stay together which eventually led to their deaths. The Prologue at the beginning of the play su...
  • Deaths Of Romeo And Juliet
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    To what extent do you believe that Friar Laurence is responsible for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet^ I think that Friar Laurence was to a large extent responsible for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet. However, several other factors contributed and we can not solely blame one person. The circumstances, time period and characters need to be taken into consideration. The Friar is introduced half way through the play, and his role is a vital one. In his first scene we see him with the poison, and this...
  • Deaths Of The Lovers Romeo And Juliet
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    Romeo and Juliet is one of Shakespeare's plays about tragedy. It is about two lovers who commit suicide when their feuding families prevent them from being together. There were several events leading up to their deaths. These events include their meeting and falling in love, their separation, their reunion and finally their suicides. The tragic death of both Romeo and Juliet is an indirect result of the decisions and actions of several characters in the play. One example of such was when Benvoli...
  • Main Causes Of Romeo And Juliet's Death
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    Topic: Prince Escalus announces that 'Some shall be pardon'd, and some punished' at the end of Romeo and Juliet. Clearly identify and discuss THREE (3) characters who were responsible for the tragic outcome of this play. William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet tells the tale of two star crossed lovers who end their lives because of their love for one another. Rash unadvised decisions, meddling, and dueling matches were the primary factors that affected Romeo and Juliet's deaths. The people who ar...
  • Deaths Of Romeo And Juliet
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    To What Extent Were Romeo And Juliet Victims Of Circumstance Or Authors Of Their Own Downfall In this essay I will discuss who was to blame for Romeo's and Juliet's downfall or whether it was fate that led to their deaths. I will first of all talk about how each character contributed to their deaths in this order: Romeo and Juliet themselves, Lord and Lady Capulet and Montague, Mercutio and Tybalt, the Prince and the Friar. Then I will talk about how fate contributed and how it was determined to...
  • Romeo And Juliet's Deaths
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    Who is to Blame? Throughout time, there have been many tragedies cause by romance. For example, the play Romeo and Juliet by, William Shakespeare is known for its romantic tragedy between two star-crossed lovers. With all the deaths, who is truly to blame for Romeo and Juliet's deaths? Friar Laurence is most to blame for many obvious, yet overlooked reasons. The forbidden wedding of Romeo and Juliet could not have happened without the Friar. First of all, the Friar unwisely agreed to marry Romeo...
  • Death Of Romeo And Juliet
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    Romeo and juliet The story of Romeo and Juliet takes place in the town of Verona where a pair of star-crossed lovers take their life (272). There is a feud going on between the Montagues and the Capulets. They have been fighting for many generations. Romeo, who is a Montague, and Juliet, who is a Capulet, fall in love and keep their marriage a secret from their parents. In the end both of them commit suicide. Because of the fake death of Juliet, Romeo sees Juliet in the tomb and drinks poison to...
  • Tragic Play Of Romeo And Juliet
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    Romeo and Juliet are madly in love with each other and will go to any lengths to be together. To support my thesis that the conflict between the heads of the Montague and Capulet families are responsible for Romeo and Juliet's death, I quote from Romeo and Juliet (V, , 291-293) Prince: '... Capulet! Montague! See, what a scourge is laid upon your hate, that heaven finds means to kill your joys with love! What the Prince is saying is that, see what dreadful punishment has been laid upon your hatr...
  • Destinies Of Romeo And Juliet
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    The Minor Characters In Romeo And Juliet Have A Great Deal Of Influence Of The Destinies Of The Major Characters Romeo and Juliet is a play based on love, fate, change and tragedy. It tracks the story of two lovers from opposing families' ancient feud, in death. Like most stories, the major characters play an important role, such as the decisions in which they take. Yet the minor characters also have a good deal of influence over the ultimate destinies of Romeo and Juliet. The first minor charac...
  • Romeo Thought Juliet
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    Who is to blame for the death of Romeo and Juliet? Romeo. He acted too hastily throughout the play. He shouldn't have asked Juliet to marry him so suddenly, and he should have thought more carefully before rushing back to Verona after hearing of Juliet's death. He also acted violently and without thinking when he killed Tybalt and, later, Paris. Juliet. She shouldn't have deceived and disobeyed her parents. Like Romeo, she was too hasty in rushing into marriage. She was already engaged to marry ...
  • Deaths Of Romeo And Juliet
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    Who was responsible for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet The responsibility of the deaths of Romeo and Juliet lie on the conscience of many of the citizens of Verona. The blame does not only belong to the people baring the name Capulet or Montague. All those who were involved, connected and event those who did not try and stop the constant violence in fair Verona are responsible for their deaths. The everyday citizens of Verona are partly responsible for the tragic suicides of Romeo and Juliet. Wh...
  • Deaths Of Romeo And Juliet
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    Describe an important idea dealt with in the text. Why is this idea important? FATE An important idea dealt with in Baz Luhrmann's production of 'Romeo and Juliet' is that of fate. Fate is what is destined to happen and no one can change these predetermined events. Fate is a very important idea dealt with in 'Romeo and Juliet' because the film begins with the viewers being told of events that are to happen and this recurs often throughout the film. The tragedy of 'Romeo and Juliet' is that the v...
  • Romeo And Juliet's Deaths
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    By's Pascoe. This essay will discuss Romeo and Juliet, an extremely famous play by the Sixteenth Century playwright, William Shakespeare. The play introduces us to two families; the Capulets and the Montagues who are have long been sworn enemies. The first act of the play contains a claim that Capulets are better than Montagues, and with a fight between the two houses. Unfortunately, two young members of the feuding families fall in love- Juliet first sets eyes on Romeo at a Capulet party that t...
  • Romeo Of Juliet's Sadness
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    The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet One day in the fair city of Verona, there lived two rich families by the name of Montague and Capulet. Now these two families did not like each other very much, because of a small argument a long time ago. Two servants of the Capulet family named Sampson and Gregory were talking one day. A servant named Abram from the Montague family walked past them. They started to argue, but soon they w = began to fight each other! Then Benvolio, a relative of the Montague fami...
  • Ball Romeo And Juliet
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    Many aspects of life involve an immense amount of planning. Unfortunately, people constantly construct plans that lack adequate contemplation of the risks that are involved. This foolishness often generates troublesome situations and even massive catastrophes. In the play, "Romeo and Juliet" by William Shakespeare, since Romeo and Benvolio plan to attend the Capulet ball, Capulet arranges for Juliet to marry Paris, and Friar Lawrence constructs a plan that involves Juliet faking her death, trage...
  • Romeo's And Juliet's Deaths
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    ? It is not so much the central characters of the play, Romeo and Juliet themselves, as the minor characters that are responsible for their tragic end.? I agree with this analysis to a high extent, but have also considered the other possible reasons why they died. The most commonly seen reason for Romeo's and Juliet's downfall would be the feud between the Capulets and the Montague's. However, the over-looked, minor characters play an important role in the downfall of Romeo and Juliet. They were...
  • Death Of Romeo And Juliet
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    There have been many arguments during the past on whose fault it really was that caused the tragic death of the two young lovers Romeo and Juliet, in the William Shakespeare play. There have been many suspected people in this tragic story of Romeo and Juliet on who caused these two young lovers death or was it just their destiny. Had it not been for the compliance of both the nurse and the Friar, Romeo and Juliet would not have died. The Friar who is a Holy man with a wonderful and thoughtful pe...

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