Romeo Juliet Act 3 Scene 1 Conflict Essay
Analysis: Juliet's impatience in anticipation of the nurse's arrival is similar to that of when she had to wait for news of the wedding arrangements.A considerable sense of impending doom hangs in the atmosphere.
Until Mercutio dies, Romeo remains emotionally distinct from the other characters in the scene.
Though love is generally the opposite of violence, and death, he portrays self-annihilation as the only response to the emotional experience that being young and in love constitutes.
Shakespeare plays with the idea of death throughout the play, and the possibility of suicide recurs often, foreshadowing the deaths of the protagonists in Act 5.
His separation echoes the balcony scene where he said "Call me but love…Henceforth I never will be Romeo".
However, Tybalt seeks revenge against Romeo because a Montague appeared at a Capulet feast.