Why Romeo and Juliet Cannot Be in Love

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Romeo and Juliet is a tragedy about a feud between two families, the Capulets and the Montagues. The capulets daughter, Juliet, falls in love with Romeo, who is the son of the Montagues. However, there is no possible way they can truly be in love. For example, they barely know each other, they are too young, and they only like each other for their looks. Romeo and Juliet’s relationship is not even a relationship because they have to sneak around and lie to everybody they love. At the beginning of the story, Romeo claims to be so in love with Rosaline. He says that he cannot find another girl to love and that Rosaline will be the only girl that he’ll ever be able to love. Romeo’s friend Marcuteo tells Romeo that he needs to look for other beauty’s, and Romeo disagrees because he believes that Rosaline is the only women for him. But she could not love Romeo back because she was a nun, and that is against her religion. Marcuteo persuades Romeo to go out to an all Capulet party, where he meets his future wife, Juliet. Romeo goes to an all Capulet party and meets Juliet. Little does he know, Juliet is a Capulet. Romeo and Juliet’s family despises one another. And they have been in a family feud for several years. They supposedly fall in love with each other as soon as they see each other. In other words they fall in love with each others looks. Romeo claims to be in love whenever he first sees Juliet, which is impossible because you can’t fall in love with someone whenever you know nothing about that person. Romeo and Juliet fell in love with each others looks. Before you fall in love with someone, you have to get to know that person. Romeo only knew Juliet for four days and they only seen each other five or six times. Just because they decided to get married doesn’t mean they are in love, they’re not mature enough to know what love is. Romeo is only
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