Whether or not Friar Lawrence is guilty or innocent is up to prince Callus. The friar's plans always proved to fail; she could no longer trust HIM. Therefore, the families with enmity have the responsibility for their death as well.
Friar, as a kind-hearted person, is another direct character who brings about Juliet and Romeo's death. This entry was posted in Romeo and Juliet by equinson. The Prince hopes for this long before the play starts. As a mentor myself, I make decisions every day about what things to report to parents and which ones parents could best do without.
Desperate, Juliet begs Romeo's confidant, Friar Laurence, to help her to escape the forced marriage. It is not their fault to fall in love at first sight.
Escalus rightly blames Capulet and Montague rather than the friar because had their hatred not existed, Friar Laurence never would have been placed in a position in which he had to make poor decisions.
After Romeo kills Tybalt, Montague pleads with the Prince to spare him of execution as Romeo did only what the law would have done, since Tybalt killed Mercutio.
Their unforeseen love effectively determines their fate. Later Friar Laurence runs past Balthasar and asks him where Romeo is. But when I came, some minute ere the time Of her awaking, here untimely lay The noble Paris and true Romeo dead. We'll occasionally send you account related and promo emails.
This is an unalterable law. Tybalt Tybalt is the son of Lady Capulet's brother and Juliet's hot-headed first cousin. As with Capulet's wife, calling her "Lady Montague" is a later invention not supported by the earliest texts.
In fact, Prince Escalus makes some excellent points absolving Friar Laurence of any guilt and laying all blame on Lords Capulet and Montague. Without the Friar's confession, there wouldn't be any evidence to prove his guilt. About this resource This coursework was submitted to us by a student in order to help you with your studies.
The first flower in this bouquet is Acacia. Balthasar[ edit ] Balthasar is Romeo's servant and trusted friend. Her parents would have still wanted her to marry Paris because he had a title and Romeo didn't. As the primary person who raised Juliet, she is Juliet's confidante and effectively more of a mother to the girl than Lady Capulet.
He could not turn his back on the young teenagers when they needed him most He did not want to watch them die for each other. And I for winking at your discords too Have lost a brace of kinsmen: The only witnesses are dead. Friar Laurence plans to hide Juliet in a convent.
Juliet refuses to leave the tomb and Romeo. Friar Laurence leaves and hides. He also says he is both guilty and innocent for the deaths. Friar Laurence tells the entire story of Romeo and Juliet’s love and deaths.
Act 5, Scene 3. Balthasar (Romeo’s servant). —When Romeo tells Friar Laurence that he wants to be married to Juliet, the Friar exclaims on the change; he can still hear Romeo's groans of love for Rosaline.
Stabbed with a white wench’s black eye. The Nurse discovers Juliet under the spell of Friar Laurence's potion in act four, scene five, and the grief of her death as seriously as she mourned Tybalt.
She is, finally, present at the real deathbed of Romeo, Juliet, and Paris, though speechless. ROMEO AND JULIET: Study Guides Hamlet ROMEO AND PARIS DEAD; JULIET, AND FRIAR LAURENCE.
Friar. ROMEO!— [Advances. Alack, alack, what blood is this, which stains The stony entrance of this sepulchre?— What mean these masterless and gory swords Is guilty of this lamentable, chance!—.
FRIAR LAURNCE: Hold, daughter: I do spy a kind of hope, Which craves as desperate an execution. As that is desperate which we would prevent. If, rather than to marry County Paris, Thou hast the strength of will to slay thyself, Then is it likely thou wilt undertake A thing like death to chide away this shame, That copest with death himself to scape from it: And, if thou darest, I'll give thee.
Friar Laurence explains to the Prince, and everyone else, what has happened, and the Montagues and Capulets are forced into a truce. The play ends, matter-of-factly: For never was a story of more woe.Friar laurence is guilty for the