preview

What Are The Consequences Of Love In Romeo And Juliet

Good Essays
Many say that love is to die for, but what happens when that becomes true. The story, The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, follows a young couple that must go through mant hardships including their own families to make their relationship work. Both people come from families that have fought for longer than even they know. Knowing these consequences both are willing to show valor through the rough patches in their relationship. Throughout this time both show how much they love each other and what a good relationship should have: people should do anything to be together, worry about each other, and be willing to do anything for each other. People in a good romance will do whatever it takes to be together. Romeo states in his soliloquy his love for Juliet, included in this excerpt: “With love’s wings did I o’erperch these walls, for stony limits cannot hold love out, And what love can do, that dares love attempt: Therefore thy kinsmen are no stop to me” (2.2 66-69) Romeo explains how he has climbed the wall to Juliet just to be with her, not caring what her family could do to him. Although he knows he could be punished he does so anyway because of his love for her. His actions in not caring about Juliet’s kinsmen shows his priority is Juliet. Therefore, Romeo’s attitude in not caring about the consequences shows Romeo is in a good romance.…show more content…
Romeo and Juliet jump through many loops to be together and sacrifice many things to do so. Also, they show sincere worry when the other is in trouble. Juliet worries when the Nurse makes Juliet think Romeo is dead. However, both share the ultimate price by dying for their love. Although Romeo and Juliet didn’t get the happy ending their romance was happy
Get Access