Juliet Capulet Essays

Sort By:
  • Good Essays

    In Shakespeare 's Romeo and Juliet, Capulet is a questionable father to Juliet. A good father cares for his children and is always there for them. Capulet didn’t always support Juliet’s decisions but he did care and always wanted the best for her. Capulet’s actions demonstrate that he has Juliet’s best interests at heart and that he is a good father. Capulet chose Paris to marry Juliet. Paris is a young nobleman and a relative to the Prince. It was common at the time for a father to arrange a marriage

    • 381 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Both Romeo and Juliet come from wealthy families that are respected and admired in Verona. Unfortunately, the Montagues’ and Capulets’ intense hatred for another pose as a challenge for Romeo and Juliet’s love. Support The Montagues and Capulets have a current feud that has been going on for years. Their feud makes it impossible for Romeo and Juliet to have a public and official marriage. Shakespeare displays the feud between the two families as an immense obstacle Romeo and Juliet have to bypass

    • 901 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Satisfactory Essays

    Lord Capulet, the father of the only surviving daughter of a family that is known for their riches. This lord is in the story of Romeo and Juliet and he has a crucial role in this book. The blame goes on to lord capulet in this paper. Lord Capulet is responsible for everyone's death because of his views of marriage, haste, and relationship with the Montague family. Lord Capulet and the society at that time thought it was perfectly fine to marry at the age of fourteen and have intercourse at the

    • 528 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Satisfactory Essays
  • Good Essays

    The Capulets and Montagues were not on good terms with each other. Unfortunately though, Romeo and Juliet fell in love with each other regardless if they are from opposing families. Because of these families bad relationship, Romeo and Juliet were forced to marry in secret instead of publicizing it. These two lovers could have been straight-forward to their parents about their marriage, but they choose not to. The Friar is also guilty to these lovers death, but he only thought that this relationship

    • 530 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Romeo and Juliet. Romeo meets Juliet they fall in love and then kill themselves in a double suicide? This did not have to happen ,but did. Some blame Romeo and Juliet themselves and even the nurse, while they might have contributed into the death of the two star crossed lovers. Romeo and Juliet were young; they didn 't know any better, and the nurse did not want Juliet to feel as though she betrayed her. The deaths of the two unaware young lovers were caused by Lord Capulet. Lord Capulet had to protect

    • 759 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Romeo and Juliet are two star crossed lovers that both pay the ultimate price for love. Mr. Capulet is the power hungry and selfish ruler of the Capulet Family. The highly ranked and socially respected Montague family keeps the Capulets from being the highest ranked family in Verona. The attitude of Mr. Capulet has Juliet, his daughter, scared to tell him anything, much less so about her marriage to Romeo, a Montague. Juliet’s relationship with her dad is slim to none and has Mr. Capulet guessing

    • 405 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    In William Shakespeare’s play Romeo and Juliet there are many different forces to blame for the tragic deaths of Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet. Some might say the haste of the young lovers is to blame, others might say it was the feud between the Montague and Capulet families that brought on the tragic deaths. I believe that it was the Capulet parents that are to blame. I feel this because they tried forcing Juliet into an arranged marriage while she was grieving the death of her cousin, they

    • 907 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    This essay is going to be about how Capulet and Lady Capulet treats Juliet. In this essay I would be discussing my personal response about why I sympathise for Juliet and my first impression of her parents. I do sympathise with the way Juliet’s parents treat her. The relationship, I thought,Juliet had with her parents was a tense one. Capulet has a arranged a young fine man, Paris to marry her daughter but Juliet refuses and wants to marry Romeo, the son of Montague, Capulet’s enemy. Romeo and Juliet’s

    • 665 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    The play Romeo and Juliet is about two star-crossed lovers that go against their families’ hatred towards each other to be together. The families have a long-lasting feud because they aren’t the same. Romeo’s family are Montagues and Juliet’s family are Capulets. They are constantly fighting until the death of their children at the end of the play. Once Romeo and Juliet both died, the families agreed on ending the hate and acknowledging their losses. Romeo and Juliet’s death wasn’t what anyone expected

    • 377 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    tragedy of Romeo and Juliet written by William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet are caught in the middle of two feuding families. Between the clash of the Capulets and Montagues, their protective confidants, and their never-ending love for each other, Romeo and Juliet take their own lives in the city of Verona. They may have taken their own lives but they were not the only ones who should be held accountable. Lady Capulet’s self-centeredness and untrustworthy actions towards Juliet eventually leads to

    • 582 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    blame the Lords and Ladies Montague and Capulet for the events that occur in “Romeo and Juliet” because they hold grudges against each other and they won’t forgive each other, even after members of their families die.After Tybalt dies, Lady Capulet tells the Prince, “Tybalt, my cousin! O my brothers child! O Prince! O cousin! Husband! Oh, the blood is spilled of my dear kinsman! Prince, as thou art true, for blood of ours, shed blood of Montague.” What Lady Capulet is saying, is that because Tybalt has

    • 685 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    William Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet there are many tragic events, that seeme to happen by fate, but if fate wasn’t the cause then what or who was was the cause? Lord Capulet is the character most to blame for the tragic events in Romeo and Juliet because he was one of the main people who kept the feud going, it was his party that Romeo crashed, and he was the one who was forcing Juliet to marry Paris, causing her to want to make rash decisions. Lord Capulet is the most to blame for the events

    • 585 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Lord Capulet is responsible for the Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, five dead and his own family in pieces. He is selfish throughout the play and only does what he thinks is best for his family instead of what would actually benefit those around him. Lord Capulet is egotistical and doesn’t think much of others and the way he treats them. In act 3, scene 5, after Juliet told her mother she doesn’t want to marry Paris, Lord Capulet comes in and says to her, “Hang thee, young baggage, disobedient wretch

    • 461 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    and Romeo. So, the most to blame for was Lord Capulet. Lord Capulet is the head of the household and husband to Lady Capulet and the father of young daughter Juliet. Lord Capulet has many traits, the main thing that you will notice is his drastic mood changes, also he will always stick to his decision that he made. He’s the most to blame for because he was the big problem that causes Juliet’s death and that leads to Romeo’s death. He didn’t treat Juliet like his daughter, instead, he treated her like

    • 498 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Why Capulet is a good father Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet is a sad tale of secret love and family honour where Romeo and Juliet fall in love only to discover that they are from feuding families and they must not tell anyone of their love. Lord Capulet is Juliet’s father. He is a wealthy family man that protects and cares for his wife and children. He is a good father because he is considerate and loving towards his family and tries to do what’s best. Although Capulet may be harsh at times, he

    • 756 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Romeo & Juliet Prologue: In the city of Verona, where the story of Romeo and Juliet took place, a long lasting hatred between two families with violence and the people stain their hands with the blood of the fellow citizens. Two unluckys teenagers from the enemy families fall in love and become lovers with a secret marriage and commit suicide. Their unfortunate deaths put a stop to their parents hatred and fighting. Setting: Romeo and juliet was set in 1996, the play was set in many public places

    • 839 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Montague and Capulet are both greedy because they did not put aside their differences and end their ongoing dispute, even though it lead to people getting hurt. Instead, Montague and Capulet watched Verona struggle with deaths and fights, but refused to do anything about it. In Romeo and Juliet, Romeo and Juliet both knew they would never be able to love each other due to their parents feud. This caused them to keep their love hidden which lead to trouble later in the play. “The fathers stand

    • 359 Words
    • 2 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Characteristics of Lady Capulet In Romeo and Juliet, Juliet’s mother is Lady Capulet. Throughout the whole story, Lady Capulet wants Juliet to marry Paris. No matter how much Juliet argues and begs her mother to not make her get married, Lady Capulet does not listen. Some people may think that Lady Capulet is a good mom who just wants what is best for her daughter. Although I do not believe that this is true and I will be discussing my reasons throughout this essay. My perspective of Lady Capulet is that she

    • 950 Words
    • 4 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    In William Shakespeare’s play, Romeo and Juliet, the deaths of the two title characters are both tragic and beautiful. Much could have been done to prevent their suicides, but these “star-crossed lovers” ultimately are not able to avoid their destiny. A series of unfortunate circumstances result in disaster, and although many people could be to blame for their deaths, Lady Capulet plays a particularly integral role. Lady Capulet is to blame for Romeo and Juliet’s death due to her selfish and immature

    • 688 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays
  • Good Essays

    Romeo And Juliet Paper A Mother always loves her child. But not in the play “Romeo and Juliet”. Lady Capulet secretly does not love her daughter Juliet. Sure Juliet was born Lady Capulet but Lady Capulet does not want to spend time with her. That’s why she hired the nurse, so then the nurse can take care of her and Lady Capulet does not have to deal with Juliet complaining. Lady Capulet just wants Juliet to get married and leave the house with a groom that will stay with Juliet and not drive the

    • 569 Words
    • 3 Pages
    Good Essays