Romeo

By: Dominic Gutierrez

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Background

Romeo is a character in Shakespeare's play Romeo and Juliet. Where he is the male protagonist in the play. Romeo is a lovesick teenager who falls in love with Juliet. In the end Romeo kills himself because he believed his one true love was dead.

Family

Romeo, the son of Montague and his wife, Lady Montague. Romeo is also involved with his cousin Benvolio Montague.

Interesting Facts

Romeo ends up killing Paris in a duel. Paris was meant to marry Juliet. It was forbidden for Romeo and Juliet to see each other because their family's were enemies.

Works Citied

Shmoop Editorial Team. "Romeo and Juliet Characters." Shmoop.com. Shmoop University, Inc., 11 Nov. 2008. Web. 16 Apr. 2014.



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