Emotion Of Love In Romeo And Juliet

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In the drama, ¨Romeo and Juliet¨, by William Shakespeare, the emotion of love can be traced throughout the story. The emotion of love helps determine the fate of our lovers, teaches a lesson to the reader, and can be applied to modern society. is the story of love between two families that hate each other, but their children have fallen for each other. The emotion of love is portrayed throughout the story to determine the fate of the lovers. The emotion of love impacts the fate of our lovers throughout the story. In Act I, Romeo is depressed about how Rosaline would not return his love as she swore to be a nun. While Paris is asking Capulet's permission to marry Juliet. Then in the final scene the Romeo and Juliet both fall in love with …show more content…
In Act II Scene 3 the character’s excessive love is shown, “We’re bound to each other in every possible way except we need you to marry us.” The emotion of love got Romeo to ask Friar Lawrence to get Juliet and himself married so they can’t be separated. So in effect of this Romeo and Juliet shall be married in the future and possibly their parents shall find out. The emotion of love is evident in everyday life. People to this day still have cases of people marrying secretly without parents knowing. Moving forward in Act V parallels are further shown between the story and modern day society. The story states, “Here’s to my love! [drinks] O true apothecary! Thy drugs are quick. Thus with a kiss I die. [falls],” (Line 119-121). This explains how Romeo drank the poison to be with Juliet. As he wants to be with her since Juliet has “died.” He is willing to die with her. This affects the story as Juliet wakes up she sees Romeo dead beside her. Juliet decides she shall follow him in taking her own life to be with Romeo, by stabbing herself with Romeo’s dagger. This can relate to modern day society as there are people that believe the are madly in love with each other. To where their excessive amount of love for each other people decide to run away with each other. While in some examples of movies people sacrificing themselves for their loved