Different people define love in the play What is Romeo’s version? Does it change? What about Juliet? Does her love develop? What does Mercutio think of love? Is there a difference of opinion about love depending on social status? (age, wealth, marrital status) The hate between the two families is undefined Why do the two families hate each other? Does the love Romeo and Juliet have change because of the feud? How do the different generations view the severity of the feud?
Romeo & Juilet By William Shakespeare Amanda Oliver Central Michigan University
The scene is Verona, Italy and this is the story of two wealthy families. Even though the families hate each other, their children fall in love. Their love meets many obstacles and because of a misunderstanding, they kill each other for love. Their death brings the two families together and mends the feud.