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Characters

Antagonist

Character Role Analysis

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Plenty of people are responsible for Romeo and Juliet's path towards tragedy—in fact, pretty much the entire community contributes in some way or another, from the Prince to Mercutio to Juliet's parents to even the Friar and the Nurse. But fate—or simply bad luck—also gets in the couple's way. They are "star-crossed lovers," after all.


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