Death Revealed In Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

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In the infamous play of William Shakespeare titled Romeo and Juliet, two teenage lives lock together in a whirlwind of ‘love’ and drama; Not only effecting them, but leeching as well at the ones they care for around them, such as a whirlwind could sweep their souls from their bodies to either send them ascending to Heaven, or spiraling down into a raging inferno. Lives had indeed been taken, including those of family and friends alike. For the Montagues, Mercutio and Lady Montague; Mercutio had died in a battle with Tybalt for Romeo’s honor, and the latter in grief of her son Romeo’s banishment. As for the Capulets, Juliet’s cousin Tybalt had been killed by Romeo after slaying Mercutio. Even the lovers themselves had been left lifeless in …show more content…
Capulet should know that threatening to disown your sensitive, prized daughter over a boy, however, is thoughtless to say the least. Then again, so are most of the listed things. Before arguing not to forget the Friar, I would like to say that he had been threatened with losing a human life should he have offered any ‘bad advice’. He does, however, make some upcoming bad decisions. When running to your church for advice from your local friar, being rude to your soon-to-be second husband is just wrong, especially if you barely know him. Sure, you may already have a husband, but that doesn’t make it any more kind or respectful, as respect is something everything should get. Even if it’s something or someone you don’t entirely understand, or your unwanted second husband. After asking the kind old fellow who works at the church for advice, it is also wise not to suggest your own suicide; doing so would -if anything- impair his judgement as he quickly devises a plan to satisfy your need to hear what you want in order to prevent the cease of your breathing moments in the place in which you two are currently residing. Should he suggest that you may get close to death due to a potion to slow your heart, it may still be wise to ponder how …show more content…
Having previously figured him to be a selfish prick, I had found in reading it then that he honestly did love her. And it did sadden me in realization of that fact. But as Romeo came and decided to fight him off, it hurt even more to read that his dying wish was to be buried beside his early bride. At least Romeo managed to be kind enough to do so, or perhaps in a haste due to what he was planning. But as he did drink the vial, Juliet had awoken to see her two husbands lying dead before her, as well as the friar with a shovel in a hurry to get her out and away from the disaster. Well, it had been his plan, until he heard footsteps and his careful plotting was tossed out the window as he ditched her in the cave, where her life ended by the hands of a knife that she had been left with due to the haste and unknowingness of

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