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Who is to blame for the death of Romeo and Juliet?

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Romeo and Juliet By William Shakespeare Who is to blame for the death of Romeo and Juliet? Romeo and Juliet is a play written by William Shakespeare in 1595, Shakespeare is a very famous English play writer who wrote many kinds of plays, Romeo and Juliet is tragic love story based in Verona, Italy. A tragedy is a serious play with unhappy or sad endings; a tragedy usually involves an important person, in this case Romeo and Juliet who are the only children of the most powerful families in Verona society. They are the tragic heroes and therefore course a tragic flew perhaps the reason for this was their love for each other, the tragic flew in Romeo and Juliet results in a downfall which is death. This play is about two families which are Romeo's family the Montague's and Juliet's family the Capulet's. These two families hate each other and are involved in a feud, and that's the reason why the love between Romeo and Juliet is forbidden. Therefore this caused them to marry in secret with the help of Friar Lawrence and the nurse. Romeo and Juliet die tragically at the end, but their deaths ended the hatred and feud between their families. ...read more.


The reason for this is because they are both too young and immature for a serious relationship. Romeo and Juliet were also extremely impatient and were in a rush to do everything. Romeo has a very irrational and hasty personality. At the beginning of the play, he claims to have fallen for Rosaline, and he is all weepy and sad about his love for her. But then when Romeo meets Juliet, he immediately forgets about Rosaline. The following quote shows this: FRIAR LAURENCE God pardon sin! wast thou with Rosaline? ROMEO With Rosaline, my ghostly father? no; I have forgot that name, and that name's woe. Also, Romeo could be at fault because he killed Tybalt. By doing this, he was banned from Verona and that upset Juliet, now they had to go make a plan to get back together. If Romeo had not acted so irrationally, then he might not have killed Tybalt and then Juliet's parents might not have had as big of a deal about the relationship and hating on Romeo. And the reason why Juliet could be blamed is because she is very young and therefore should be listening to her parents. At the beginning of the play Juliet agrees to get to know Paris and then marry him .But then Romeo came along, and she then claims to have fell in love with him. ...read more.


The masquerade party was above all the most important aspect of fate. The fact that Romeo was wearing a mask and his face was hidden allowed Juliet to fall in love with him before she even saw who he was. If Juliet knew who Romeo was she would probably not have fallen in love with him. Fate could not have been changed, whatever was meant to be would happen and no one could have changed that. In conclusion, there are many to blame for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet, the parents, Friar Lawrence, and Romeo and Juliet themselves, but each have their own reasons of why it could be blamed on them. Many contributing factors can be blamed for the downfall of Romeo and Juliet; some of these include the immaturity of the lovers, the violent society in which they lived. But In my opinion the people who should be at blame the most for Romeo's and Juliet's deaths should be put upon the adults in this tragedy, one the reasons is because of Friar Lawrence mistakes regarding Romeo and Juliet, and the other reason is because the parents should have ended the feud which created a violent society to live in and also because the Capulet's should have been more understanding towards Juliet. However the positive thing that came from the deaths of Romeo and Juliet is that it ended the feud between their families. ...read more.

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