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The Theme of Fate in Romeo and Juliet

Summary: Discusses the representation of fate in Shakespeare's play, "Romeo and Juliet." Details how fate conflicts with free will in the love story. Examines what role fate has in the story development.
Fate in Romeo and Juliet

In William Shakespeare's, Romeo and Juliet, there is a story of two young lovers, whose love was destined for destruction. Without fate in this story, the story would be completely different. Free will does play a important role in Romeo and Juliet but, it has no impact compared to the role that fate plays. Fate destroys the story of Romeo and Juliet. The story very well foreshadows the outcome of the play with "A pair of

Star-crossed lovers take their life." (Romeo & Juliet,pg.2, Prologue, l.6). There are many different aspects of the destruction of the two lovers.

There are many coincidences in this story. First of all, Romeo only met Juliet by chance because the Capulet servant was illiterate, making him unable to read the invitations, asking Romeo for help, leading to Romeo attending the party...

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