Love, on the other hand, is a true, deep, mutual commitment and attachment. Overall, though, the story could be interpreted as a warning against brashness in love.
Prince Escalus is the ruling Prince of Verona. Count Paris is a kinsman of Escalus who wishes to marry Juliet. Mercutio is another kinsman of Escalus, a friend of Romeo.
House of Capulet Capulet is the patriarch of the house of Capulet. Lady Capulet is the matriarch of the house of Capulet. Juliet Capulet is the year-old daughter of Capulet, the play's female protagonist. Tybalt is a cousin of Juliet, the nephew of Lady Capulet.
The Nurse is Juliet's personal attendant and confidante. Rosaline is Lord Capulet's niece, Romeo's love in the beginning of the story. Peter, Sampson, and Gregory are servants of the Capulet household. House of Montague Montague is the patriarch of the house of Montague.
Lady Montague is the matriarch of the house of Montague. Romeo Montaguethe son of Montague, is the play's male protagonist. Benvolio is Romeo's cousin and best friend.
Abram and Balthasar are servants of the Montague household. Others Friar Laurence is a Franciscan friar and Romeo's confidant. Friar John is sent to deliver Friar Laurence's letter to Romeo.
An Apothecary who reluctantly sells Romeo poison. A Chorus reads a prologue to each of the first two acts. Oil on canvas, The play, set in VeronaItalybegins with a street brawl between Montague and Capulet servants who, like their masters, are sworn enemies.
Prince Escalus of Verona intervenes and declares that further breach of the peace will be punishable by death. Later, Count Paris talks to Capulet about marrying his daughter Julietbut Capulet asks Paris to wait another two years and invites him to attend a planned Capulet ball.
Lady Capulet and Juliet's nurse try to persuade Juliet to accept Paris's courtship. Meanwhile, Benvolio talks with his cousin RomeoMontague's son, about Romeo's recent depression. Benvolio discovers that it stems from unrequited infatuation for a girl named Rosalineone of Capulet's nieces.
Persuaded by Benvolio and MercutioRomeo attends the ball at the Capulet house in hopes of meeting Rosaline. However, Romeo instead meets and falls in love with Juliet.
Juliet's cousin, Tybaltis enraged at Romeo for sneaking into the ball but is only stopped from killing Romeo by Juliet's father, who does not wish to shed blood in his house. After the ball, in what is now called the "balcony scene", Romeo sneaks into the Capulet orchard and overhears Juliet at her window vowing her love to him in spite of her family's hatred of the Montagues.
Romeo makes himself known to her and they agree to be married. With the help of Friar Laurencewho hopes to reconcile the two families through their children's union, they are secretly married the next day. Tybalt, meanwhile, still incensed that Romeo had snuck into the Capulet ball, challenges him to a duel.A glooming peace this morning with it brings.
The sun, for sorrow, will not show his head. Go hence, to have more talk of these sad things. Some shall be pardoned, and some punishèd. For never was a story of more woe Than this of Juliet and her Romeo. We settle a dark peace this morning. The sun. Romeo is a handsome colt yearning for a mate.
Juliet is a lovely young mare who feels nothing for the stallion courting her. When the two meet at an evening celebration, they fall deeply in love and know they are meant for each other.
Romeo and Juliet “For never was a story of more woe Than this of Juliet and her Romeo.” The most famous love story ever written, Romeo and Juliet is a tale of young love, grand passion, feuding families, street violence and the cruelties of fate.
A long-standing feud between two noble families, the Montagues and the Capulets, means that when Romeo Montague and the Capulets’ only daughter.
There was never a story more full of pain than the story of Romeo and Juliet. Romeo and Juliet: A Tale of Love and Anxiety Shakespeare's story of Romeo and Juliet is often accepted as the tragic story of two lovers who cannot be together.
Romeo is part of the Montague family, which has a long history of feuding with Juliet's family, the Capulets. Romeo and Juliet meet and instantly fall in love.
The tragedy is that they cannot be together because of their feuding families. Romeo & Juliet: A Monkey’s Tale follows the story of Juliet, a particularly attractive Temple Monkey, and Romeo, scrappy scion of the disreputable Market Monkeys/5(9).