Romeo And Juliet Short Summary

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Summary of “Romeo and Juliet”
Between the noble families of Verona Montagues and Capulets many years reigned implacable enmity. They competed. Over the years, the brutal confrontation seemed to become subside, but occasionally still made itself felt. That 's another fight broke out Sunday morning in a beautiful city. It all started with an altercation servants, and resulted in a clash of lords and general landfill. Duke Escala, the ruler of Verona, after a vain attempt to restore peace between the warring families declared their will from now krovoprolitya culprit will pay for it with his life. Young Romeo Montague did not participate in the massacre. It has long and hopelessly in love with the noble beauty Rosaline, who took a vow of virginity, he prefers to meditate and walk in a grove of sycamore. The aggression and arrogance are not peculiar to its peaceful, intelligent (according to the current definition) nature. His cousin Benvolio and Mercutio 's friend, a relative of the Duke of Verona, trying to cheer up the young man with his jokes. Virtuoso wit Mercutio can skillfully stir any company. He - the best friend of Romeo. But Romeo is now no time for jokes.
And preparing a cheerful holiday home Capulet. For them - it is also an occasion to demonstrate to citizens their scale and luxury. In contrast to the old family Montague, Capulet rich family is not as ancient aristocratic roots. His high position they acquired relatively recently and are out to climb even higher.
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