How Did Romeo And Juliet Make Unwise Decisions

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Romeo and Juliet is a play made up of unwise decisions. Fate or unpredictable events did cause some complications, but character choices actually determined the outcome. The characters are responsible for the tragic ending and death of many people. Different decisions made by the Montagues and Capulets, Romeo and Juliet would have changed the end of this tragedy. The first people who could have changed the tragic story would be the Capulets and the Montagues. If the Capulets and Montagues were not enemies much of the drama in the story would not have happened. Because they were enemies before Juliet and Romeo were even born they never had a chance of having a relationship. Both families are stubborn and refuse…show more content…
One example of his impulsivity would be when Romeo interferes with the fighting between Tybalt and Mercutio. Another impulsive decision was when he commits suicide. He does not check to see if Juliet is dead before he kills himself. Romeo is also mischevious. He sneaks into the ball and if he would not have been in the Capulet’s house, he would have never met Juliet. At the ball he also makes Tybalt angry, which makes the feud worse. Romeo’s bad decisions lead to the death of many characters including Tybalt, Paris and his true love Juliet. Juliet also made bad decisions which lead to her death. For example, when she trusts the Friar to get the information to Romeo. This information never gets to Romeo, which leads him to kill himself. Juliet could have told Romeo about her plan to take the potion and this would have prevented both of their deaths. Another bad decision was the marriage which complicated the already difficult situation. In conclusion Romeo and Juliet both sacrifice their own lives due to a lot of bad choices. These are made throughout the play. The characters responsible for most of the bad decisions are the Montagues and the Capulet, Romeo and Juliet. It is tragic that many characters throughout the play also die as a result of flaws and bad choices. In the end both families realize that their choices could have changed the fate of Romeo and Juliet and

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