Differences Between Lord Capulet's Arranged Marriage In Romeo And Juliet?

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In Romeo and Juliet, Lord Capulet arranges a marriage for Juliet to get married to Paris even though she doesn’t want to marry him and is already married to Romeo. Marriage is a very serious event in a person’s life and should be thought through before a decision is made. Different ceremonies and events occur as religion and culture varies. Today, arranged marriages are very uncommon, but throughout history it happened often. The marriage is never the couples decision. The family makes the decision for them. The couple should be able to make their own choices. In many cases the couple rarely knows each other before their marriage. This could result in the couple being unhappy. In the article “Burdens and Benefits of arranged marriage” the

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