Romeo and Juliet-Love

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  • Romeo & Juliet
    • "If i profane with my unworthiest hand. This holy shrine the gentle sin is this."
      • Religious overtones could relate to elizabethean times.
      • "Gentle sin"  is an oxymoron. Could show contrasting families and ideas about love.
      • '"Unworthiest" Shows Juliet is angeic and holy which relates to "hold shrine"
      • "Profane"  Unpuriify Juliet with his lips, shows how she's angelic and love = heavenly.
      • "Sin" Foreshadowing forbidden love and how its sinful.
      • "Gentle" Gentle and pure young love.
    • "Love goes towards love as schoolboys from their books, but love from love toward school with heavy looks."
      • love is personifed as a human which could show how its unpedictable and has flaws and has ups and dows which could foreshadow whats to coe.
      • Comparison and love used as a simile.
      • schoolboys shows love is fiickle and ure. And could show naivety and inexperience.
    • "With loves light wings did i oerperch these walls for stony limits cannot hold love out"
      • LIGHT- Heavenly, angelic and like the sky high up(could show juliets power as higher) and as if love is heavenly.
      • religous overtones
      • "oerperch: angelic and fying like angels. Overcoming obstructions eg. in loe
      • "Limits" and "hold" show lack of freedom and love will to be free like R&J's
      • "stony limits" walls and tryiing to breach them  or caged in.
      • "oves light wings" Metaphor and love seen as having wings like an engel or bird. Bird--> nature.
    • 'wilt thou be gone? it is not yet near day, it was the nightingale not the lark...'
      • gone? Ceasura used could show the divison between r&j.
      • IIambic pentameter shows synchronised bodies and love between them
      • ceasure also shows love will come tto an end
      • Nightingale and Lark= birds. Shows natural and pure essence of love. Birds also migrate so love will change.
    • "o swear not by the moon, the incosistent moon that monthly changes in her circled orb
      • Love changes and she doesnt want their love to ever change
      • line 114- religious overtones
      • Moon references: God-lke. og-ever lasting. Astrological relates to 'star crossed lovers' and foreshadows  their fate.
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  • LIGHT- Heavenly, angelic and like the sky high up(could show juliets power as higher) and as if love is heavenly.

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