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    Alan Watts once said, “Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.” (brainyquotes.com). Watts is saying that we can't just say that we love someone, we have to feel our heart swell with the love we have for that person. In William Shakespeare's, The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet, Romeo and Juliet are not truly in love because they automatically fall ‘in love’ after seeing each other once, they decide to get married a few hours after they meet and they are

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    Romeo Montague and Juliet Capulet are deeply in love, but even with all of this love, there is still a brawling hate between the two families. The Montagues and Capulets are known to be the two families who have had a long lasting feud in the city of Verona, where in this story this “ancient grudge breaks to new mutiny”. Romeo and Juliet fall madly in love with each other while having to deal with their parent’s expectations to be loyal to their own families and to do as they say. This creates hatred

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    The Greek Philosopher, Plato once said “A good decision is based on Knowledge, and not on numbers. What Plato means by this is when we make a quick decisions are going to rely on our instincts, and we will not consider the facts. Both the authors Suzanne Collins and William Shakespeare show that they agree with Plato through the quick decisions made by their characters.In the play Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare it is presented that when an event happens people will make selfish impulsive

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    Romeo, but nothing was ever delivered because the whole city was under quarantine. Romeo hears about the tragedy of Juliet's death and is very distraught, not knowing that Juliet is really alive. He then gets a horse along with poison and head to Verona to kill himself. After making it into Juliet's tomb he drinks the potion and kills himself so that he could be with Juliet. Seconds later Juliet arises and the first thing she sees is Friar Lawrence who insists her to leave, but she refuses. Juliet

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    going through with the wedding and the consequences that would follow. “Hie you to church. I must another way; To fetch a ladder, by the which your love; Must climb a bird’s nest soon when it is dark” (Shakespeare 2.5.65-67). As Romeo is banished from Verona, he helps arrange for Romeo and Juliet to see each other in secret. The Nurse has plentiful opportunities to use her power over Juliet to slow things down but instead, she does not discourage anything and urges her to continue down dark paths. She

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    Jasmin Kaur English 1100 S18 Paul Tyndall Dilwale Dulhania Le Jayenge is one of the best romantic movie till now in Indian cinema this is the movie which has influenced the lives of many. With this movie the industry had its king of romance Shahrukh Khan and best onscreen partners Kajol and Shahrukh Khan, with this movie Aditya Chopra did his directing debut and for the first time a movie was made for the Indians living out of India. From its first release on 20 October 1995 this movie is still

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    show this? Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare is almost always associated with the idea of romantic love, the passion and connection between two young lovers Romeo and Juliet. Separated by a raging family feud in the bustling Italian city of Verona, our story depicts a battle against the fate associated with idealistic love. Shakespeare effectively uses the characters and events in Romeo and Juliet to convey his personal perspective that love is flawed and fated and that we humans can never

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    “So we beat on, boats against the current, borne back ceaselessly into the past” (Chapter 9).This is a famous quote from the book The Great Gatsby written by F.Scott Fitzgerald. This quote speaks about how having expectations about the future based on the passed no matter how hard we try always brings us back to the past, and that can be dangerous as discovered in this book. Gatsby’s actions were based on the past and it resulted in a tragedy. Gatsby took the blame for Myrtles death and because

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    Friendships are like gum they can be annoying but they truly stick. This simile is expressing how sometimes Juliet and the Nurse got annoyed with each other but they truly love one another. The two characters come from the play Romeo & Juliet, which was written by William Shakespeare. The nurse is a second mother to Juliet. They spend lots of time with each other because the nurse takes care of juliet and is always around if anyone needs anything. At the Capulet's party Romeo and Juliet fall

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    In a play like Romeo and Juliet, written by William Shakespeare which is a classic, dating back to the 16th century, it can be expected that discussions have happened based on the question: Did Romeo and Juliet cause their ultimate demise based on choices they made, or does fate take control of their life the second they meet? Because people are able to argue both sides of the case, there has never been a definite answer on whether or not fate, or poor choices takes place in this Shakespearean play

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    Do unto others as you would like them to do unto you - A quote from the bible if I’m not wrong. Sounds quite easy to do but in the society we are living in today I think it is one of the most difficult to achieve. We all think of ourselves in high esteem as decent individuals, but are we really? We tend to say one thing and do another, ask our children to do the right thing yet right in front of them we do the wrong thing. We’re taught that respect is earned, not demanded, have you earned the respect

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    Have you ever read the tragic love story of Romeo and Juliet? In the Romeo and Juliet, Juliet 's cousin Tybalt dies, and I think that the prince of Verona was responsible for his death. The Prince of Verona is responsible for the death of Juliet 's cousin Tybalt. The Capulets and the Montagues were fighting with each other in public three times before they got threatened. “Three civil brawls, bred of an airy word,By thee, old Capulet, and Montague,Have thrice disturbed the quiet of our streets

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    about to make will lead to an extremely unfortunate and terrible chain of events. Romeo, I understand that you are planning to return to Verona because you have heard of Juliet’s death. However, rushing back to Verona after hearing of the death of your beloved Juliet is an extremely poor decision. Romeo, there are several reasons why you should not go back to Verona. First of all, I want to let you know that I am a close friend with your father, Friar Lawrence and that I also am a friar myself. Friar

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    Montagues not existed, Romeo and Juliet could had lived in peace and harmony. The feud between the Capulets and Montagues had been happening as long as anyone could remember. They disliked each other because they were rival families in the city of Verona, Italy. They competed to show who was top family, but what most likely started out fair was forgotten and turned into pure hatred. The hatred could be seen throughout the play, especially when Romeo and Tybalt dueled. Tybalt said how much he hated

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    Carlito’s business. It appears that the hit goes smoothly. While this happens Ricky Verona, slimy small time criminal, sees this as an opportunity to move up the ranks and be Carlito’s right hand man like Chelios is. His way to get there is killing Chelios so that the Triads won’t retaliate. In Verona’s eyes, this will show Carlito that he is tactful enough to do his dirty work. The morning after Don Kim is killed Verona along with several henchmen break into Chelios’ house and inject him

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    The first quatrain or stanza helps describe the setting of the play and introduces the conflict which is one of the main issues. The second describes the young lovers and indicates that they have an unpleasant fate from the start, also it sums up the plot of the play. Also, it includes more detail to follow the first. The third suggests how the feud will end and the last 2 lines reminds the audience that there is more to the play than meets the eye. This helps to outline the main issues of the play

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    Romeo and Juliet’s love had the power to end the feud between the Montagues and the Capulets. Romeo, the husband of Juliet, has slain the Capulet’s beloved and murderous Tybalt. Our merciful and just Prince has given the Montague a banishment from Verona. I believe I have made poor judgment on the situation and foresee many misfortunes in the near future. The young couple seems desperate

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    Two families, a son of one and the daughter of the other. They become lovers and nothing will distinct them. One dies and the other takes the life for the other. It stops a family feud and unites them together. This is the story of Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare. I will be comparing and contrasting the characters and setting between the play and the movie. The play Written by Baz Luhrmann 's production. In summary of the play, the main characters are Romeo and Juliet. They want to be

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    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 around Verona during the

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    The Unacceptable Love The love story that shows how love is impossible between the boy and the girl who are from the two families which are the enemies in Verona. Lots of troubles and problems come from their love issue. In the play “Romeo and Juliet” written by William Shakespeare, the story about unacceptable love of Romeo and Juliet. Eventhough Romeo and Juliet know that their love is unacceptable for many reasons, but they still continue their love’s passion. First, Romeo and Juliet come

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