Romeo and Juliet Essay

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Romeo and Juliet Who is to Blame? Romeo and Juliet is play written by Shakespeare in 1595 about two “star crossed lovers” from two waring families (Montague’s and Capulet’s). They fall in love almost immediately and decide to get married along the way there a many people who could contribute to the unfortunate death of these two people. Tybalt is to blame for the death of Romeo and Juliet, as he escalated an argument at the start to a fight; that introduced the death penalty, He then noticed them at the party Killed Mercutio. One of many reasons Tybalt is responsible for the death of Romeo and Juliet is that he escalates a fight which then leads to the punishment of death for the next person spill blood. At the start of the play a few servants from the two families are talking and then Tybalt shows up and turns the argument into a fight; during the fight the prince turns up and announces that the next person to kill from one of the families will be executed. This is responsible for the death of Romeo and Juliet as the prince announces the person to sheds blood will be executed, and as Romeo retaliates when Tybalt kills Mercutio and Romeo goes and kills him, Romeo then flees the city to stay alive, during this Juliet takes a potion to make her appear dead and Romeo thinks she is, so he then kills himself which then leads to Juliet waking finding Romeo dead and killing herself. A quote that show this “What drawn and talk of peace? I hate the word, as I hate hell, all Montagues and thee. Have at thee coward.” Tybalt notices Romeo and his mates at the Capulet party and thinks he is obliged to do something about it. Romeo and his friends go to a party the Capulet’s are holding, Tybalt then realizes Romeo and alerts Sir Capulet about the issue and he wishes to have nothing done about it Tybalt then goes looking for Romeo but instead finds Mercutio and then kills him.

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