Romeo's premonition seems to be in keeping with what the Chorus tells us in the Prologue see above quote. It starts off with a fairytale-like meeting of two lovers, the balcony scene, and the promise to stay in love with each other forever. Romeo: Then move not, while my prayer's effect I take. William Shakespeare and Baz Luhrman thus represent love to their audience beyond the distinct ideas of love as simple sentiments. Example 9: Wisely and slow; they stumble that run fast. Fate and foreshadowing are often a joint ideology in Shakespearean writing. If you apply fire to gunpowder, it is chaotic.
It turns out that Benvolio is right; as soon as Romeo sees Juliet all of his love for Rosaline disappears. This cowardly behaviour contrasts with his previous wisdom and advice. Some of the most intriguing quotes of these two young, are discussed below with a short analysis. Although the aforesaid advice is specifically addressed to the young lovers, it holds universal appeal since it highlights the tragic consequences of hasty decisions taken in the heat of passion. Rosaline and Paris make Romeo and Juliet seem much more compassionate for each other. Whenever they soliloquize after the balcony, there's foreshadowing.
In a story about tragic love that ends in the lover's death, this is an interesting place to start the story. Example 10: Good gentle youth, tempt not a desperate man. Honestly, open the script to any page and you'll probably find a monologue. Romeo's statement is surprisingly accurate. He says 'I fear, too early.
Tybalt's death Was woe enough, if it had ended there; Or, if sour woe delights in fellowship And needly will be ranked with other griefs, Why followÃ¨d not, when she said 'Tybalt's dead,' Thy father, or thy mother, nay, or both, Which modern lamentation might have moved? Romeo then talks to Juliet in a sonnet, a traditional love poem which contrasts with their nontraditional love. Both lovers announce to Friar Lawrence that they will commit suicide if they cannot be together. The oxymorons will be in bold font: Romeo and Juliet Act 3 scene 2 lines 73-79: O serpent heart , hid with a flow'ring face! They acquire invitations to the Capulet masquerade party, where Benvolio intends to distract Romeo with girls that are more beautiful than Rosaline, but Romeo just wants to go to the ball as an excuse to see her. Romeo: Sin from thy lips? Paris tries to arrest Romeo, which shows that Paris did have feelings for Juliet as he tried to defend her. She has an implulse to call back her mother and the Nurse, and she actually does call for the Nurse, but then reminds herself that. He has seen her for about 2. She is the fairies' midwife, and she comes In shape no bigger than an agate stone On the forefinger of an alderman, Drawn with a team of little atomies Over men's noses as they lie asleep; Her wagon spokes made of long spinners' legs, The cover, of the wings of grasshoppers; Her traces, of the smallest spider web; Her collars, of the moonshine's wat'ry beams; Her whip, of cricket's bone; the lash, of film; Her wagoner, a small grey-coated gnat, Not half so big as a round little worm Pricked from the lazy finger of a maid; Her chariot is an empty hazelnut, Made by the joiner squirrel or old grub, Time out o' mind the fairies' coachmakers.
More than foreshadowing, the sonnet in the beginning works as a preview of the play telling us what to expect. They get married the next day with the help of Friar Laurence who wishes to end the feud between the two families with the wedding of Romeo and Juliet. The Friar has now lost control of the situation. Friar Lawrence explains the story and says he should be executed as it's his fault, however he makes everything sound like an accident so he can't be blamed. The ironic thing, however, is that the moment Romeo lays his eyes on Juliet, the mere thought of Rosaline disappears from his mind.
We get alliteration and foreshadowing. Death is his son-in-law insomuch that Romeo is dead to the city after his banishment. Thinking about fate conjures up different feelings for different people; some people believe strongly in it, some people think of fate as ridiculous, and some do not care one way or the other. Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave? Lord Montague arrives and sees Romeo's dead body. He first says he's too melancholy. Mercutio tries to kid him out of it, but then Romeo says he shouldn't go in because he had a dream. The play opens with a street fight between Montague and Capulet servants.
Thus we cannot forget what those on stage do not know--that the wedding they are preparing for will turn into a funeral. From forth the fatal loins of these two foes A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life; Essentially saying that the only pair of 'star-cross'd lovers' in the play, Romeo and Juliet, kill themselves. For my mind misgives some consequence, yet hanging in the stars, shall bitterly begin this fearful date with this night's revels and expire the term of a despised life, closed in my breast, by some vile forfeit of untimely death'. Romeo exclaims these famous words as he watches Juliet leave her bedroom chamber to look out at the night sky. Is Shakespeare again signaling the gender differences between Romeo and Juliet with these deliberate image changes? Another very important monologue that foreshadows the events of the play is Romeo's speech at the end of 1. He goes to the crypt where he is encountered by grieving Paris.
Juliet is not, of course, the only character in Shakespeare to break gender norms. So many times Juliet proves that she is a woman who fully engages in a relationship. It will, however, give you a good start to understanding the play. It is in their fate that they will suffer. Where William Shakespeare was mandated to compose a play right at the moment when his imagination was minimal.