Theme Of Violence In Romeo And Juliet

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Romeo and Juliet is a book centered around violence and not only does it set the tone and plot of the story but also plays a major theme throughout the famous play. The whole book is about the feud between the Montague and Capulets and many lives are lost due to unending violence. Violence is projected as something that is universal and throughout the play, the noble family as well as the servants and lesser peasants demonstrate this idea. Tybalt kills Mercutio and Romeo to avenge his friend, kills Tybalt. Even the lower class kill amongst each other due to loyalty to both families. A major theme in the play is that violence is unfair because many of the lives are lost but at what price. Romeo and Juliet die unfairly due to unresolved issues
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