The play `Romeo and Juliet´, by William Shakespeare, two lovers come together and fall deeply in love. Unfortunately, their love comes to an end because of a persistent feud between their families. Although there are several people in this play that contributed to Romeo and Juliet's death, Friar Laurence is the person most to blame for their deaths. There are many aspects that caused the deaths of Romeo and Juliet, one bad decision that Friar Laurence makes is married Romeo and Juliet too quickly, without thinking of what would happen. Thus, Friar Laurence should have made sure Romeo should have known the plan before poisoning Juliet.
The playwright, William Shakespeare, writes a beautiful tragic story of two young lovers who face a devastating death in the end. In the play, Romeo and Juliet, the characters actions lead to a tragic death in the end. The two young couple face the threat of what would happen if anyone found out a Montague married a Capulet. So as the play comes to the end, Romeo and Juliet sacrifice themselves but who is to blame for this turn of events? The two lovers themselves or other characters in the play?
In William Shakespeare 's Romeo and Juliet Friar Laurence is to blame for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet for several reasons. First of all Friar Laurence marries Romeo and Juliet in hopes it would bring their families together and end the generations-long feud between the Montagues and the Capulets. Friar Laurence then decided to keep the marriage secret which goes against the reason he married them in the first place. By keeping the marriage the a secret the feud continued and led the fight between Romeo and Tybalt. This then led to Romeo 's banishment after the death Tybalt .
In the play Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare, there was a tragic ending resulting in the deaths of the two main lovestruck characters, Romeo and Juliet. Every other character has a blame in their deaths. The character with the most blame, is Friar Lawrence because he married Romeo and Juliet secretly, gave Juliet a potion, and was a coward. The first thing Friar Lawrence did that resulted in the deaths, was secretly marry Romeo and Juliet.
The blame for the death of Romeo and Juliet in Romeo and Juliet is on Friar Lawrence. He is the cause because of the actions and decisions he made and showed through out the novel. Actions such as keeping Romeo and Juliet’s marriage in secret eventually led to both of their deaths. Another action that led to the two lover’s death is Friar Lawrence faking Juliet’s death.
Friar Laurence, friend or foe? He can be seen as a holy man who is greatly trusted by many but gets caught in the mix of Romeo and Juliet’s love. Friar Laurence is to blame for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet because he married them, came up with the plan to keep them together and abandoned Juliet in her time of need. At the start of the play, Friar Laurence decides to marry Romeo and Juliet.
At the beginning of Romeo and Juliet, the Friar Lawrence appears to be very intelligent and wise with his soliloquy over the possibilities of flowers,“Within the infant rind of this weak flower/Poison hath residence and medicine power;/For this, being smelt, with that part cheers each part;/Being tasted, stays all senses with the heart” (2.3.23-26); however, as the play progresses, the audience begins to see how foolish the friar can truly be. The tragedy of the star cross lovers death in Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare could have been avoided if one man had the courage to change his ways. That man was Friar Lawrence, and he failed. If the Friar would have changed his part in marrying Romeo to Juliet, his plan to save the day, or even his last desperate attempt to convince Juliet to come with him The first time Friar Lawrence blew his chance to save Romeo and Juliet was when he agreed to marry them.
In the play “Romeo and Juliet” created by William Shakespeare, the two lovers die in a miserable and tragic way. The deaths of these 14 year olds could have prevented their deaths, but they did not change their destiny. Many tragic events happened throughout the play, even though many people are to be blamed for the lovers deaths, Friar Lawrence is the main character who made an impact in these lover’s death. Some people state that Romeo is responsible for his own death and Juliet's death, but Romeo only made a minor effect towards his death and Juliet's compare to the choices that Friar Lawrence made which caused a greater impact of the couple’s death.
Have you ever thought “who’s fault is it really in Romeo and Juliet?” I think it is the Friar Lawrence, he’s most responsible because even though Romeo and Juliet came up with the idea marriage, the friar was the one who followed through with their idea. So first, he let them and married them. Second, he arranged Juliet’s fake death. Third he didn’t get the note to Romeo fast enough.
Romeo and Juliet is a love story written by William Shakespeare with a tragic ending. It is about a boy and a girl that are star crossed lovers. They are separated by two families that do not get along. Unfortunately at the end of the story both Romeo and Juliet commit suicide because their love is forbidden because of the feud. Many believe it is Romeo and Juliet’s fault for their own deaths, but there is more evidence that supports that the feud is the blame.
There are several people that could be blamed for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet however, Friar Lawrence is the one who is truly to blame for Romeo and Juliet's deaths. He is most to blame out of all people for many obvious reasons. Friar Lawrence is most responsible for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet because he was the one who married the two lovers even though they weren't suppose to be married, gave Juliet this deadly potion,and he feels so guilty at the end which means he knows he's to blame. Friar Laurence was the wise adviser to Romeo and Juliet. He kept their secret and helped them be together.