Personification In Romeo And Juliet

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Romeo and Juliet Essay Priyanka Yerpula MYP 4B Romeo and Juliet is a tragic love story about two teenagers who madly fall in love with each other, without knowing their families enemies. As these two teenagers meet in a ball. Where Capulet plans to make Paris win over Juliet’s heart. Its a play written by William Shakespeare. Shakespeare has written many plays which were very well-known and popular and inculding this one was Romeo and Juliet’s love story. Romeo and Juliet’s love story takes place in Verona. Where the both families are enemies. The Capulet, which are Juliet’s families and The Montuage’s, which were Romeo’s families. This story is a sad story which uses literary devices to make the story move as well as give us hints. There…show more content…
So one of the personification that I found in Romeo and Juliet was From love’s weak childish bow, she lives uncharmed. (Act 1, Scene 1, Page 11). The meaning of this personification was about Rosalina. Romeo says this to Benvolio while talking about love. Romeo says that she doesn’t want to fall in love and he says that she beautiful and has lovely eyes, but she is sadly a vrigin and vowed it. Romeo also mentions that Rosalina will die with beauitful, and her beauty will die with her. No matter how hard Romeo tried Rosalina wouldn’t get impressed. One of the personification found in Romeo and Juliet was If love be rough with you, be rough with love. Prick love for pricking, and you beat love down (Act 1, Scene 4, Page 2). Before going to crash at the Capulet’s party. Mercutio tells Romeo to cheer up because of his love failure with Rosalina, since she’s a virgin. So he advices him to be rough with love as the to him. I suppose that Mercutio was trying help Romeo get over Rosalina, since he delined him. This was a the personification in about Benvolio Madam, an hour before the worshipped sun. Peered forth (Act 1, Scene 1, Page 7). This was in the start of the Romeo and Juliet play. Lady Montague talks to Benvolio about Romeo about his whereabouts. But Benvolio says that he went for a walk as he says an hour before the worshipped sun which…show more content…
In this scprit I would a few extended metaphors which were How now? A conduit, girl? What, still in tears, Evermore showering? In one little body .Thou counterfeit’st a bark, a sea, a wind, For still thy eyes, which I may call the sea, Do ebb and flow with tears. The bark thy body is, Sailing in this salt flood. The winds thy sighs, Who, raging with thy tears, and they with them, Without a sudden calm will overset (Act 3, Scene 5, page 6). If we want to make sense of this extended metaphor, then going back to the pervion scene. So Lady Capulet and Capulet tell Juliet that her marriage is fixed with Paris and Capulet is sure that Paris will make Juliet a “joyful” bride. But Juliet doesn’t mention that she has married Romeo. And so Juliet says that she won’t be the happiest bride and in anger Capulet says this extended metaphor. Since Capulet thinks that Juliet is greiving over Tybalt’s dead. So it seems that Capulet is telling Juliet to get over Tybalt’s dead and since she has been crying so much. He mentions that Juliet’s tears are the sea and her body is the boat where there tears flow. This is another type of metaphor, But soft! What light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet is the sun. Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with

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