Poor Decisions In Romeo And Juliet

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Poor Decisions and not thinking about consequences will lead to tragic endings. In the play Romeo and juliet Rome falls for Juliet while their families are in a fued. They know they cant be together and must hide their, which is what eventually leads to their deaths. Romeo and Juliet 's tragic story is result of their own poor decisions because, neither of them ever stopped to think to think about the consequences of their actions. Romeo and Juliet fell in love after only a couple minutes of meeting without even getting to know each other. Some may say that it was love at first sight, but this is not true for them because they are way too young to understand what true love is. Romeo, who is a 16 year old Montague, goes to a party with his cousin Benvolio and his friend Mercutio at the Capulet 's house. After only a couple minutes Romeo spots a beautiful girl named Juliet, a 14 year old Capulet. Romeo instantly falls in love before he has even met her. Even other people realize that Romeo is moving to quick. As stated in the text by Friar Laurence, “So soon forsaken? Young men’s love then in lies not truly in their heart but in their eyes”(II.3.67-68). This shows that Romeo moves to quick. Romeo and Juliet just met and within the first ten minutes they were deeply in love. Even other people are noticing that they are moving to quick which shows that this is not true love at all. Instead of getting to know each other and talking for awhile they decide that they will run
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