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Romeo and Juliet
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  We start off with a little action: a duel between the servants of two enemy families of Verona: the Montagues and the Capulets. Exciting! After the swords are sheathed, Verona's Prince shows up to say that the next person who fights is going to get killed, and he means  it this time. Along comes Romeo Montague, mooning over some chick named Rosaline. Meanwhile, Juliet Capulet, age thirteen, has just heard that Verona's most eligible  bachelor Paris has his eye on her. They're going to check each other out that night at a masquerade ball at the Capulets' house. (At least it's parentally sanctioned child abuse.) Romeo and his friends have decided to crash the Capulet ball  —  in costume  —   because Rosaline is on the guest list. Things take a turn when Romeo meets Juliet. They fall instantly in love, obviously,  but then  —  gasp!  —  find out they're from rival families. It's all very dire, but, being two crazy kids in love, they have a secret meeting and decide to get married. Vegas road trip, wooooooo! Oh wait. No Vegas. Instead, Romeo meets with Friar Laurence to arrange the marriage, and Juliet gets her nurse to be a go-between. The Nurse meets Romeo and his friend Mercutio (who thinks the whole situation is hilarious), and they arrange to get Juliet to Friar Laurence. Get ready for some more names: Benvolio, another member of the Montague  posse, runs into Tybalt Capulet, who is angry about the Montagues crashing his family party the other night. Romeo, freshly married, strolls into the middle of a tense situation  —  which gets way tense when Tybalt kills Mercutio and Romeo  promptly kills Tybalt in return. Romeo jets, but the Prince still shows up to banish him. (Hey, at least he's not going to be killed.) Juliet hears from the Nurse that her new husband has murdered her cousin, which is a major bummer   —   but not enough of a bummer to keep her from being super stoked about her wedding night. The Nurse finds Romeo hiding at Friar Laurence's, and the Friar hatches a plan. Romeo can spend his wedding night with Juliet, but then he has to leave town while the Friar finds some way to get the Prince of Verona to pardon Romeo. Meanwhile, back at the Capulet house, Lord Capulet decides a wedding (to Paris) is just the thing to distract Juliet from her grief. Oops! After Juliet's awesome, romantic wedding night, she finds out that she's supposed to marry Paris in two  days. Even her nurse thinks she should marry Paris, since Romeo is as good as dead to her. Juliet runs over to Friar Laurence's, where she has a weird kiss with Paris and then threatens to kill herself. The Friar comes up with a plan that is 100% guaranteed to work and doesn't sound risky At All (not): giving her an herbal concoction that will make her appear to be dead for 42 hours. Yes, exactly 42. So, she runs home, agrees to marry Paris, and takes the poison so she can be taken to the Capulet tomb where Romeo can find her and everyone can live happily ever after. Sadly, Romeo is a little out of the loop off in Mantua, and the news of Juliet's death makes it to Romeo before word of the Friar's plan. He buys some poison so he can go to Juliet's grave and kill himself, which is obviously the mature response. But first, he murders Paris and then spends some time with Juliet's dead body. He drinks the poison and dies just in time for Juliet to wake up and find him dead. Argh! We hate missed connections! The Friar, who apparently shows up at some  point, tries to convince Juliet to run away, but she refuses and kills herself with a dagger. Just then, literally everyone shows up to the tomb at the same time and finds the dead lovers. Friar Laurence confesses everything, and the two lords of the rival houses are moved by their dead children's love story and agree to end the feud. Happy ending? ...There are two households in verona, italy. and they are ancient enemys.(the capulets-juliet and montagues-romeo) romeo and juliet met at a capulet ball where romeo is trying to get over his previous love rosaline who didn't love him back. r and j expirenced love at first sight. Juliet has to leave the ball and romeo seeks her at her window. they find out that they are from enemy families..but rebel and plan to marry. So the next day juliet sends her nurse to romeo to confirm her love for him. romeo (and later juliet) meet with a friar..and he thinks marrying the couple will solve the families fueds..so they marry secretly. after when juliet is back home she finds out her parents have arranged juliet to marry a count paris (not knowing about her marrriage to romeo) and this is where the chaos begins. later romeo also gets run out of town by killing juliets cousin tybalt for killing romeos friend mercutio. so juliet is alone and is planned to get married against her wishes. the friar tells her to drink poison that makes her appear dead for 42 hrs but isnt, so she  wont have to marry paris, and be put in the family vault and he also planned to send someone to tell romeo the plan so romeo can pick her up from the vault and they can go be together without their parents knowing. unfortunately romeo didnt get the message, went to the vault, thought juliet was dead, killed himself, shortly after julliet woke up and the friar showed up and tried to convinvce her to turn into a nun becausue of romeos death, but she killed herself too. the deaths ended family feud. For many years, an on-going feud between two families has caused much disruption in the city of Verona, Italy. The Capulets and the Montagues cannot seem to get along, and there have been many deaths among the two families because of it. Prince Escalus of Verona warns the two families that if the feud does not stop, the punishment will be death. Years ago there lived in the city of Verona in Italy two noble families, the Montagues and Capulets. Unfortunately, there existed much bad blood between them. Their animosity was so pronounced that they could not stand the sight of one another. Even the servants of the house carried on the animosity of their masters. The bloody feuds of the two families led the Prince to order all brawls to cease on  pain of death. Romeo, son of old Montague, is a handsome young man. He fancies he is in love with Rosaline, who disdains his love. As a result, Romeo is depressed. To cure him of his love, his friend Benvolio induces him to attend a masked ball at the Capulets, where he could
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