Love And Violence In Romeo And Juliet

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Romeo & Juliet essay Some call it a coincidence? Some call of an act of God? while others call it fate. The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare this play involves Montagues and Capulets and young love. No matter, this play is charged with passion whether it be Paris’s hate for all Montagues or Romeo's love for Juliet this play remains active. The three main points are Tybalt violent acts against Montagues, Romeo and Juliet's love, and the feud. There eagerness to be together and their immaturity is the reason why they end up dead; their rash decisions get people killed such as Tybalt, Mercutio, and themselves. These connections of love and violence that is shown in William Shakespeare's most famous love story create the strongest passion in the play because people do stupid stuff when they're in love.…show more content…
Tybalt does not like Romeo so he challenges him to a fight Mercutio accepts and because of Tybalt's love for family name and violence gets him killed.“TYBALT under ROMEO's arm stabs MERCUTIO, and flies with his followers” (3,1,88) There are tons more violent acts in the play but this particular relationship led to the death of Mercutio by the violence of Tybalt. And the fact that because of Mercutio’s death Romeo fights and kills Tybalt and then gets exiled. “Alive in triumph—and Mercutio slain! Away to heaven, respective lenity, And fire-eyed fury be my conduct now. Now, Tybalt, take the “villain” back again That late thou gavest me, for Mercutio’s soul Is but a little way above our heads, Staying for thine to keep him company. Either thou or I, or both, must go with him.” (3,1,84-91) Romeo attacks Tybalt out of love for his friend. Tybalt dies as well and as punishment by the prince. Romeo was exiled instead of
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