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How is it possible for Romeo and Juliet to love and live happily in so poisonous an atmosphere?
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That price for this slender tome must prompt pause for thought

If the letter from Friar Laurence were to get delivered to Romeo by Friar John, he would have known that Juliet wasn’t really dead and that it was just a plan to help her get out of her marriage with Count Paris....

The final scene in Romeo and Juliet is where Juliet is laying in the chapel, waiting for Romeo.
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Romeo and Juliet Study Questions | mzomer

The denouement (conclusion), or falling action, occurs when Lord Montague, the Capulets, the prince, and others arrive at the scene of the suicides and commiserate.

Before leaving the city, Romeo returns to Juliet and spends the night with her.
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If they had had the wisdom to consider that their whole lives lay before them, that other paths lay open to them, they surely would have embraced a fabian tactic to whittle away the opposition.
Shakespeare makes clear that one should judge people by their character and personal qualities, not by their name or social standing.

The story of Romeo and Juliet is timeless, and it has provided a model for many other stories.
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Oddly, actor David Garrick omitted her character from his 1748 production of in the belief that Romeo's abandonment of her for Juliet was unrealistic.



: The chorus recites the prologue preceding the first act.

Romeo and Juliet: Queen Mab - Shakespeare Online

It can never be predicted who you fall in love with or when you do but all you do know is that you are in love and you would give anything for that person, and for your love to always stay resilient through all other obstacles and distractions....

Romeo and Juliet, Study Guide, Shakespeare

Her homely language and her preoccupation with the practical, everyday world contrast sharply with the elevated language of Romeo and Juliet and their preoccupation with the idealistic world of love.

Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Summary and Analysis | …

Shakespeare wrote Romeo and Juliet in the late fifteen hundreds in the riveting city of Verona, Italy, where it has since been revered as one of the most preeminent and recognized play’s in history....

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The Capulets try to pressure Juliet into accepting a marriage proposal from Paris.
: Elderly and unattractive woman who is Juliet's attendant, confidante, and messenger.

Romeo and Juliet Act 3 Summary and Analysis | GradeSaver

Later, Juliet sends her nurse to Romeo to sound him out on his intentions, and he tells her that Juliet should come to Friar Laurence's cell to confess her sins, then marry Romeo.