Romeo And Juliet Act 1 Scene 5 Analysis

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1) The following is the dialogue that Romeo says in Act 1 Scene 5 when he first lays eyes on Juliet:
Oh, she doth teach the torches to burn bright!
It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night
Like a rich jewel in an Ethiope’s ear,
Beauty too rich for use, for earth too dear.
So shows a snowy dove trooping with crows
As yonder lady o 'er her fellow 's shows.
The measure done, I’ll watch her place of stand,
And, touching hers, make blessèd my rude hand.
Did my heart love till now? Forswear it, sight!
For I ne 'er saw true beauty till this night.
What do you think Romeo means when he says "Oh, she doth teach the torches to burn bright"? What metaphors can you find in this passage? How would you describe Romeo 's style of expressing how he feels after he sees Juliet? What inferences can you make about Romeo 's character given what you know about him thus far? (AT LEAST 300 WORDS)

Romeo is a very emotional character. He speaks in a poetic way. He digs deep into himself and brings out the emotions out. Romeo loves Juliet very much he thinks that she is very beautiful. In Act 1 Scene 5, when Romeo was at Lord Capulet 's party, he says “O, she doth teach the torches to burn bright!” According to me in this situation, Romeo means that Juliet is so beautiful that she shines more than the torches. In act 1 scene 5 line 43-44 “It seems she hangs upon the cheek of night, like a rich jewel in an Ethiope’s ear”. Romeo tries to say the Juliet stands out from the darkness like a
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