Act 1 Scene 1

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  • Act 1 Scene 1
    • Starts with a fight
      • The Capulet servants provoke the Montague servants
      • Benvolio (Montague) comes and tries to make peace
        • Tybalt (Capulet) shows up and tries to make the fight go on more
          • Then the Prince arrives and stops it
            • The prince is annoyed
          • Tyblat is shown to be a violent character
        • Benvolio is established as the peace maker
          • The name Benvolio means good will
    • Benvolio talks to Lord and Lady Montague to tell them what happened
      • They ask after Romeo
        • Benvolio says that R is upset about something
          • Then vows to discover R's problem
          • R is in love
            • But she doesn't love him back
              • His love is unrequited
    • R finds out about the fight
      • He thinks the fighting is crazy and needs to be stopped
        • "Here's much to do with hate, but more love"
          • He believes that love will overcome hate
            • Foreshad-owing


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