Relationship Between Kids And Parents In Romeo And Juliet

The play Romeo and Juliet is very different from life today, especially with the relationships of children and parents. The relationship with Romeo and his parents, and the relationship with Juliet and her parents is different and similar to the relationships between parents and kids in our lives today.
The relationships are different because in Shakespeare’s time marriages were arranged and the parents didn’t even support or be there for their kids. When Juliet was very young she wasn’t even breast fed by her mother. She was breast fed by the Nurse. The Nurse was really the mother figure for Juliet her whole life. Juliet tells everything to the Nurse. Even about the wedding of her and ...

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why Friar Laurence agreed to perform this task.
The relationships are similar because both Romeo and Juliet are rebellious and most teenagers today are just that. Both Romeo and Juliet are respectful to their parents faces but they do things behind their parent’s backs they wouldn’t be approved. Juliet’s parents want her to marry Paris but she doesn’t want to and she marries Romeo behind their back. Romeo also marries Juliet behind his parent’s backs, the marriage was very impetuous.
As you can see the relationships between parents and children has varied through the years and life is a lot different ...

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Added: 5/5/2013 05:27:50 PM
Submitted By: shannyson
Category: Shakespeare
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