Romeo

montague

Background

He meets Capuletd daughter, falls in love with her

He becomes passionate and impulsive

Family

Is the son of old Montague

lord lapulets is his niece


interesting facts

After meeting Juliet he abandons his tendency to be a traditional, fashionable lover, and his language becomes intense, reflecting his genuine passion for Juliet. By avenging Mercutio's death, he sets in motion a chain of tragic events that culminate in suicide when he mistakenly believes Juliet to be dead.

WORKS CITED

"Romeo and Juliet By William Shakespeare Character List." Romeo and Juliet: Character List. Houghton Mifflin Harcour, 2013. Web. 16 Apr. 2014.