Because of this message not being delivered to Romeo, his kinsman saw Juliet “dead” being put into her tomb. His kinsmen apprised to Romeo that Juliet had died. Romeo really thought she was dead, and right before Juliet was about to wake up, he committed suicide. This then caused Juliet to follow suit. Friar Laurence should not have trusted anyone to get this crucial letter to Romeo but himself.
The story Romeo and Juliet is about two lovers that in the end kill themselves because they thought life wasn’t worth living if they couldn’t be together. Who is really to blame for Romeo and Juliet’s death? There are many people to blame for Romeo and Juliet’s death. Not only did these people impact their deaths but they were the ones who are to blame their deaths on. Those people that are to blame for Romeo and Juliet’s death is Friar Lawrence and Lord and Lady Capulet.
Romeo and Juliet Argumentative Essay It 's a dark, shocking scene in Verona where three people lost their lives in a matter of seconds. Two young lovers, tears still dripping down their pale faces. Romeo, who took poison in hopes to meet his lover once again, left his mother lying dead on the ground, traumatized by the horrific scene. It may seem that it is faith that causes the deaths of these people, but in reality, it is much more complicated than that. Romeo and Juliet fell in love and got married because of Romeo, knowing that their families would not accept the relationship, and that it may fuel the feud.
In my opinion Friar Lawrence was the most responsible for their deaths. The Friar married Romeo and Juliet, made ‘’poison” for Juliet to take, and didn’t get the letter to Romeo on time . It all started when Romeo first saw Juliet at a party that he crashed. They had spoke for bit and had fallen in love with each other. They had decided that the following day they would get married.
Perhaps the character who played this biggest part in the tragedy was Lord Capulet, Juliet's father. There are several reasons why Lord Capulet is to be blamed for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet. His decision to force Juliet to get married, his contribution of the family feud, and his decision to change the day of the marriage. The main reason I think Lord Capulet is to blame is because he forced Juliet to get married. Him forcing Juliet to get married only left Juliet two choices and that was to either run away or get married, and of course we all know that her getting marred to anyone but Romeo wasn't an option.
Even though Romeo and Juliet took their lives on their own will, fate and the long lasting family feud is to blame for the tragic death of the two star-crossed lovers. The major falling-out of Romeo and Juliet was all caused by the long lasting family feud and also fate. Most people, that read the story or only hear of the story, are led to believe that their deaths are their fault, and no one else had a part in it since they took their own lives. But if they were to take a deeper look into the story line and plot, it would open their eyes to all the possible reasons to the deaths of Romeo and Juliet. This selection of writing is from a different aspect and it about how it is the fault of fate and the family feud that caused the deaths of the two.
This is why when Dido thought they were married was her first death. Since Aeneas leaves, Dido kills herself in despair for her lost husband. Virgil’s view that love can lead to wrongdoings including death has been seen in a famous play, Romeo and Juliet, by William Shakespeare. Romeo and Juliet is about two families that do not get along, the Montagues and the Capulets. Two young lovers, Romeo and Juliet,
The amount of situations that occur in the span of Romeo and Juliet’s life. First Romeo “falls in love” with Juliet and gets married, then he is forced to leave Verona because he killed Tybalt who also killed Mercutio, then hears news that Juliet suddenly died so he goes back to Verona (and kills Paris while visiting Juliet), and he kills himself for his true love-foreshadowed many times. Gale says,“ But he also concluded that hate was a controllable emotion and that it had ultimately caused the tragic events depicted in Romeo and Juliet.” (under Boethius and Astrology). The feud created such problems upon the families representing how fate intervening was destined, yet could’ve been broken in some possible way. Gale says,” Language can mislead and establishes at the outset of Romeo and Juliet the absurdity of wars and feuds based on simple misunderstandings.”(under
Who Caused Romeo & Juliet’s Deaths? Romeo and Juliet is an iconic tragedy by William Shakespeare that has been reinterpreted, made into movies, and even tweeted out live over its 420-year history. Its influence extends operas, ballets, and even paintings. The play covers two lovers, Romeo and Juliet, who are from enemy families. With the help of Friar Laurence and Juliet’s wet nurse, they are secretly married.
Death, tragedy, misery, love, and unity, all of these words describe the story of Romeo and Juliet, but it all revolved around Tybalt making his first terrible mistake. In the play Romeo and Juliet written by Shakespeare, the short story is that two young lovers secretly get married, people murder in anger, the two lovers get separated, and then end their lives in a tragic death because of no communication. But, like I said, this all revolves around a mistake Tybalt makes because of the feud between the Capulet (Juliet’s family) and the Montague (Romeo’s family). Tybalt is the character most to blame for the tragic events in Romeo and Juliet because, he killed Mercutio, which lead to Romeo 's banishment, which then leads to the suicides of Romeo
By already knowing from the beginning that their lives would not end well, we as readers can see how their life choices brought them to their deaths. They could already see that they were not meant to be when faced with the barriers that prevented their public marriage. Not only that, but they continued to make rash decisions and blame the outcome on fate. Obviously, they were responsible for what happened to them since they killed themselves, yet they and everyone else keeps blaming their deaths on ‘what was already supposed to happen’. The ‘star cross’d” lovers deaths were directly a result of free will, such as Romeo’s quick
In the play Romeo and Juliet, both Romeo and Juliet die. It would be easy to point blame as to why this happened at many of the characters in the play but Friar Lawrence is the biggest culprit. Although you could say that if their parents had allowed them to marry they never would have been in the situation, but it was Friars mistake that caused them both to die. Friar is the culprit because he provided the potion that would "kill" Juliet for 48 hours, and was expected and trusted to give word to Romeo that she was still alive and would wake up in two days. But, he failed to pass on that information, and instead Romeo told that Juliet was dead.