Friar Lawrence: The Blame For The Death Of Romeo And Juliet

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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. This action was uncalled for, a possible solution could of bin that Friar Lawrence helped Juliet escape Verona to be with his husband. “Take thou this vial, being then in bed and this distilled liquor drink thou off, when presently through all thy veins shall run a cold and drowsy humor, for no pulse shall keep his native progress, but surcease” [IV, 1, 96-100]. However,
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