Star Crossed Lovers Doomed by Who?

Friar Lawrence and the nurse are the cause for the death of Romeo and Juliet. This is because the Friar and Nurse should’ve been responsible and told the parents about what was going on. Friar Lawrence married Romeo and Juliet without letting the parents know and should’ve been more responsible because he thought it would end the feud. Friar claimed that: “in one respect i’ll thy assistant be; for this alliance may so happy prove, To turn your households’ rancour to pure love”(2.3.90-92). The marriage is going to fix the argument between the Montagues and Capulets, but will end up disastrous. The nurse is going to help Juliet by telling her where to go and not tell the parents about the wedding. The Nurse informs Juliet:”Then hie you hence to Friar Lawrence’s cell; There stays a husband to make you a wife”(2.5.1-2). The nurse is telling Juliet and not the parents that she is getting married. In the end, the Friar and Nurse should have been more responsible and knowledgeable about what would happen.

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Movie Comparison

In the movie Star Wars Episode II: Attack of the Clones Anakin Skywalker is a Jedi. As a Jedi Anakin is not supposed to love anyone or thing as it creates weaknesses. Instead, Anakin loves Padme even when he is told:"A Jedi shall not know anger. Nor hatred. Nor love"(https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/Star_Wars_Episode_II:_Attack_of_the_Clones#taglines). Anakin does this anyway and it results in extreme consequences. Since the Friar and Nurse didn't know about future consequences like Anakin, they all resulted in serious consequences.
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Reason

In the book Silence of the Lambs Jack Crawford is attached to a crime case. A senator's daughter goes missing and Buffalo Bill is the only one to blame. So, Jack uses a young and beautiful Clarice Starling to lure Hannibal Lecter into revealing all about Buffalo Bill which he ignores the fact that Hannibal is a professional psychiatrist. When Clarice arrives she is warned that,"Crawford is very clever, isn't he, using you?...A pretty young woman to turn him on. I don't believe Lecter's even seen a woman in eight years. And, oh, are you ever his taste"(https://en.wikiquote.org/wiki/The_Silence_of_the_Lambs_(film)). Unfortunately, Clarice gets an emotional attachment to Hannibal after the case is solved and gets her life ruined. Jack is like the Friar and Nurse because he just wants the case done and doesn't see the consequences.
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