FC: Christian Trammell
1: Once in fair Verona, there lived two families who had fought for so long no one could could remember why they were arguing in the first place.
2: One day the Montagues and the Capulets saw each other in the streets and began to fight. The prince found the people fighting and said that the next time he saw them fighting he would sentence them to death. | Shortly after this Romeo, the son of Lord Montague, arrived feel sad and began to speak to Mercutio about the fight that just happened. Noticing that Romeo was sad, Mercutio asked him what was wrong. Romeo told him about this girl named Rosaline that he loved. He was so upset because she didn't love him, let alone, notice him.
4: As they began to talk, Mercutio told Romeo that there would always be other girls and that there would be a party at the house of the Capulets. He told Romeo that they would attend the party for Romeo to look at other girls.
5: Meanwhile at the Capulet House.... Paris, a friend of the Capulets, has requested to marry Juliet, his daughter. Juliet, hearing this, was asked to check Paris out at the party that they would be having later that night.
6: AT THE PARTY.. Romeo and Benvolio are at the party. After being there a while, Romeo spots Juliet. | He met Juliet and fell in love with her. Juliet was a Capulet set to marry Paris but after meeting Romeo that wasn't a option.
7: Tybalt sees this and becomes furious. He tries to say something to Romeo until Lord Capulet told him to calm down. As soon as he said that Tybalt told Capulet he would not let it go and walked away.
8: Romeo approached Juliet and held out his hand to dance as he whispered "IF I profane with my unworthiness hand this holy shrine, the gentle sin is this: My lips, two blushing pilgrims, ready stand to smooth that rough touch with a tender kiss." Juliet looked down, then said "Good pilgrim, you do wrong your hand too much." Then the Nurse Entered the room and said "Madam, your mother craves a word with you..." "Who is her mother" Romeo asked. "The lady of the house" Nurse replied. "A Capulet? I have given my heart to the enemy" Romeo said. "My only love sprung from my only hate."
9: Romeo got away from his friends and climbed over the wall of the Capulet's as Juliet walked onto the balcony. "What light through yonder window breaks. It is the east, and Juliet is the sun. "I take thee at thy word. Call me but love, and henceforth I never will be Romeo." "I must go, but if your intentions be honest, your purpose marriage, then give word to one and I'll send to ou tomorrow, say when and where and we shall wed
10: At dawn, Romeo went to the Friar Lawrence- the confessor."Why art thou up so early? Or have you not bee to bed?" "It is true, I have been with my enemy, whom I love more than the earth." "Have you forgot about Rosaline?" Romeo says "She is nothing to me.
11: As Romeo comes back to his home, Mercutio tell him about the challenge Tybalt has sent him for attending the party.
12: One day Romeo and Mercutio were play fighting with Tybalt and other Capulets. When things got a little out of control, Tybalt killed Mercutio and Romeo became furious because Mercutio was his best friend. So Romeo then went after Tybalt and killed him.
13: Later the Prince finds out about this and say that since Romeo killed Tybalt for killing Mercutio, then he would banish Romeo rather than kill him.
14: Since no one knows that Romeo and Juliet are together her parents set up a marriage between Juliet and Paris. And Juliet refuses to and threatens to kill herself if her parents make her marry Paris.
15: Juliet goes to the Friar to tell him she wants to kill herself if she has to marry Paris. But the Friar set up a plan so that Juliet does not have to kill her self. The plan was that: Friar Lawrence gave Juliet a potion that would put Juliet into a coma-like sleep for about two days straight. Everybody would think she was dead. Juliet's relatives would put her in a cellar(their family morgue) and Romeo and himself would be there waiting for her to wake up so that they can both live together in Mantua.
16: After she took the potion, and was though to be dead, people started to cry and feel bad. But John, the friar that was supposed to give romeo the message, was not able to give the message to Romeo about the plan. Instead, Bathlasaar, the servant of Romeo, went to the Mantua to tell him that Juliet died. Romeo got mad and ordered the apothecary to give him the fastest acting poison so tat he could kill himself to be with Juliet.
17: When Romeo got to the vault in which Juliet was, he saw Paris who tried to fight with him because he though Romeo was the reason for Juliet's death. And so the began to fight. Romeo killed him and went inside the vault. When he went in the vault, seeing that Juliet was dead, he drank the poison and fell right next to her. As soon as this happens, Juliet happens to wake up to find Romeo dead.
18: She looks at him and notices the bottle of poison, so she tries to drink some of it too. After she realizes there's no more left she takes his sword and stabs herself.
19: When the Capulets and Montegues find out about Romeo and Juliet's secret love, they are ashamed and they end the family feud forever.