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“For never was a story of more woe/Than this of Juliet and her Romeo.”

Romeo and Juliet Act Five By Dennis Abrams ————– Act Five:  Friar Laurence’s message explaining his plan never reaches Romeo, and the first he hears is that Juliet is dead.  Grief-stricken, he rushes to Verona to Juliet’s tomb.  Paris is … Continue reading

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“Now art thou sociable, now art thou Romeo; now art thou what thou art, by art as well as by nature. For this driveling love is like a great natural that runs lolling up and down to hide his bauble in a hole.”

Romeo and Juliet Act Two, Part Two By Dennis Abrams ——————————————— From Stanley Wells, another view of the balcony scene, plus a glimpse of the Nurse and Mercutio: “For all the scene’s rapture, it is conceived in fully dramatic terms.  … Continue reading

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“My bounty is as boundless as the sea,/My love as deep: The more I give to thee/The more I have, for both are infinite.

Romeo and Juliet Act Two, Part One By Dennis Abrams ——————- Act Two:  As the ball comes to an end, Romeo is hiding in the Capulet’s orchard when Juliet appears on her balcony:  the two exchange words of love and … Continue reading

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