Juliet calls romeo a villain, a tyrant and a damned saint (act iii, scene 2, lines 73-79) back then calling someone a villain was like cussing them out so it shows tha t she was really. As stated in the prologue to the play, romeo and juliet are star-crossed, meaning that they are beset by bad luck throughout the play they have the bad fortune to fall in love in the first. In romeo+juliet, director/producer baz luhrmann takes the traditional story of two star-crossed lovers, puts it in verona beach in about 1970, adds his own little motif of water, over-dramatises the whole story, chooses substandard performers, and to top it all, ignores half of shakespeare's original text.
Just before romeo heads over to the capulet ball, where he falls in love with and meets (in that order) juliet, he tells us that he has a funny feeling—like something hanging in the stars (something destined to happen) will get moving. They both took bad decisions to resolve their problem i see fate or bad luck as circumstances over which a person has no control, a coincidence of events romeo and juliet both had control over their lives but both took the wrong path. In william shakespeare’s tragic play, romeo and juliet, the main protagonists, romeo and juliet, make poor choices which eventually lead to their death at the end of the story the first poor choice romeo and juliet made is falling in love and agreeing to getting married by friar laurence. Romeo and juliet’s deaths were bad choices, adult interference, and bad luck one cause of romeo and juliet’s death was the bad choices they both made one example of.
Romeo and juliet bad choices romeo and juliet: victims of fate or choiceromeo and juliet were not victims of fate: as many people believe, but instead were two lovers that made terrible choices when i was a little kid i often times heard the love between a boy and a girl referred to as romeo and julieti would always think to myself that i wanted to be just like them some day. Bad luck and unfortunate coincidences abound: (1) of all the people the illiterate capulet servant could have asked to read the invitation list in act i, scene 2, he chooses benvolio, mercutio, and romeo (2) of all the hotties at the capulet party, romeo spots juliet first (3) it just so happens that the county paris decides he wants to marry. No one ever tires of “romeo and juliet,” a tale of young love thwarted by poor choices, bad luck, and warring families so the production of the bard’s beloved comedy-turned-tragedy at shakespeare theatre company, directed by alan paul with a bold vision, is welcome.
With all these bad decisions and unfortunate bad luck, it makes the story complete they are also the reasons why romeo and juliet have such a fateful outcome one major example of bad luck is romeo and juliet being born into enemy families romeo is a montague who’s worst enemy is the capulets. I created this video with the youtube video editor ( ) this is for ms deets class for romeo and juliet. Why are there sonnets in romeo and juliet quizzes study questions suggestions for further reading companion texts + writing help how to write literary analysis suggested essay topics sample a+ essay how to cite this sparknote share this sparknote share on twitter a+ student essay.
Summary: as the school yard retort proclaims `it takes one to know one' for juliet, the montagues, the capulets and friar lawrence were also affected by the gross bad luck but it is evident that romeo's description of himself as `fortune's fool' was indeed an apt one that captured in a phrase the terrible hand that fate had hand dealt him in shakespeare's romeo and juliet. 25 inspiring essay title ideas on romeo and juliet romeo and juliet is unquestionably one of the most remarkable tragedies of all time in addition, more than any other author, shakespeare is known as the universal god of distinctive people from various walks of life, situations and characters. It seems like romeo and juliet have the curse of bad luck throughout this story fate seems to cause mercucio to be killed by tybalt under romeo's arm this causes romeo to want to avenge mercucio's death and romeo then slays tybalt.
The central issue of act iii is a choice between romantic love and family loyalty what does romeo blame for his bad luck when he killstybalt fortune after their wedding night, juliet sees romeo: methinks i see thee, now thou art so low, / as one dead in the bottom of a tomb is an example of:. The tragedy of romeo and juliet is simply bad luck essay sample fate is the tragedy of love in romeo and juliet and is a driving force that leads to many consequences and uncontrollable tragedy the choices that the two lovers make are not bad or lives end with horrible tragedy/death.
Poor decision making in romeo and juliet - 40 out of 5 based on 4 votes everybody makes bad decisions and these decisions can affect them in a small way or lead to great tragedy in the play romeo and juliet written by william shakespeare characters made difficult choices. The theme of fate and choice, in william shakespeare's romeo and juliet in william shakespeare's tragic play romeo and juliet, there are four quotes about fate and choice the characters in the play choose their own fate, it happens because of their choices or actions. Unit guide: decision-making, choices, and consequences in shakespeare’s the tragedy of romeo & juliet created by laura schumacher prefatory statement— it is my belief that all literature is the recording of bad decisions, the consequences that follow bad decisions, or of bad luck. A second strike of bad luck is the fact that the capulets, being a typical upper-class traditionalist family, had arranged a marriage between juliet and paris, against the will of their daughter the scene in which romeo finds out about the feast is another twist of fate.