Comparing The Deaths Of Friar Lawrence In Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet '

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When Friar John returns Friar LaThe person at most fault for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet is Friar Lawrence. The Friar married the couple hoping for a good outcome but it came out in death and it was at fault of the Friar. The Friar had good intentions by helping Romeo and Juliet by getting married. The Friar thought things out and thought that them being married would end the family feud. The Friar is telling Romeo how the marriage could end the feud. “ So happy prove to turn your households rancor to pure love.”(2.4, 91-92) This indicated he wanted the feud to end so the families would no longer hate each other and get along. When Romeo killed Tybalt the Friar’s plans to announce the marriage was being ruined. The Friar told Romeo to go to another town while things settle in Verona so he can return and live his life with Juliet“ I’ll find out your man and he shall signify from time to…show more content…
Friar Lawrence told Friar John to send the letter again but Lawrence is staying at the grave of Juliet. “ I 'll keep her at my cell till Romeo come.”(5.2 28-28) The Friar has to go to the tomb before Romeo because he isn 't in good spirits. When Friar Lawrence gets to the Capulet monument he sees Romeo dead and Juliet wake up and he tells Juliet to leave because the watchmen are on the way and all his plans failed. Friar old Juliet that “ I will dispose of thee among a sisterhood of holy nuns.”(5.3 156-157) Juliet tricked the Friar and as he waited upstairs Juliet killed herself. The watchmen capture Friar on his escape and take him to the prince by the dead bodies of Romeo and Juliet. The Friar explains to Prince Escalus about his plans and how they failed. “If aught in this miscarried by my fault, let my old life be sacrificed some hour before his time unto the rigor of severest law.” Friar told the Prince to punish him for the death or Romeo and
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