First of all, at the beginning of the book tell us about the hate and envy between both houses. ‘’Two households both alike in dignity…From ancient grudge to new munity…’’ (Prologue 1-3) This tells us that the whole conflict started a long time ago with really little things, and then grew into huge fights involving many people. Neither Montague nor Capulet tried to make peace, they were all too busy to spoil everything for the rival family. Only after the death of their children they realized how wrong they were.
Second of all, Romeo and Juliet first meet each other at a party with the Capulet’s house. They fall in love with each other not knowing that they are from rival houses. As soon as they both figured it out, it was too late. Juliet says, ‘’ My love, sprung from my only hate….to early seen unknown, and known to late!’’ Juliet realizes that it was a mistake to fall in love with