Romeo and Juliet: The End

At this point, the end of the play, it’s impossible to deny Romeo and Juliet’s love at first sight. It existed, and there was nothing anyone could have done about it. However, the way it is written was downright ridiculous. As someone who has been in love, no one, especially not a rich person like…

Romeo and Juliet #2

As I read through these acts, it became obvious that the action and drama was heightening. The entire act opened with a fight that resulted in the deaths of both Mercutio and Tybalt. However, I’m beginning to fear that their deaths were only a prelude of what is to come. With Romeo banished for his…

Romeo and Juliet #1

When I picked up this book, I was not expecting anything out of it. I have legitimately disliked every book that we have read as a class this year, and I assumed that Romeo and Juliet would be the same. In addition to this, I have a distrust of books that use “old timey” language,…