The Three Important Things of Loyalty in Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet From ancient to modern society, the loyalty still respected. Shakespeare, he wrote the Romeo and Juliet. The theme of the story is very important because it shows the tragic love between Romeo and Juliet. They do not care the feud between Montague and Capulet. In the story, different characters gain and lose the loyalty. Loyalty towards friends, lovers and family reminds us that the loyalty from people will make you keep what you want. People shows the loyalty to friendship,which mean you have noble character. In the Romeo and Juliet, it shows the loyalty to friendship.
Mercutio shows his loyalty to friend when he says, “O calm, dishonorable, vile submission! Alla stoccato carries it away. Tybalt, you ratcatcher, will you walk”(3. 5. 14-15)? Mercutio would like help Romeo to fight with Tybalt. When his friends meet troubles, he helps him with brave heart. Even he sacrificed himself to help Romeo. The loyalty from the friendship between Mercutio and Romeo already overstep their life. After Romeo heard that Mecutio died for him, he did not care the relationship between Tybalt and Juliet. He has revenge to Tybalt for Mercutio. Of course, Romeo banished after he kill Tybalt.
He cannot see his lover any more. Loyalty gives Mercutio and Romeo power to fight with Tybalt. The loyalty to friend can keep our friendship. Their affection is highly commendable. Also, you make your friend happy and help them deal with troubles. It is what the real friendship need. Here, people lose the loyalty to family is very complicated. Family is important to everyone because the home can bring warm to us. In Romeo and Juliet, after Juliet meets Romeo on a party, she did not remember she still follow her parents’ instruction. She did not have herself opinion, just follow the instructions which from her parents.
She fall love with Romeo. She loses the loyalty to her family. Juliet lose her loyalty to her family when she says, “Or, if thou without, be but sworning love. And I’ll no longer be a Capulet” (1. 4. 9-10). They do not remember they are Capulet and Montague. Juliet wants no longer be a Capulet because the love from Romeo. Juggle with parents makes people looks like sham. They lose the real significance of life. Human is easy puzzled by other factors. Their families do not know they get marry. After Romeo banished, his mother died because worry about Romeo. Romeo lose his mother, also he sacrifice himself because Juliet.
When people lose the loyalty to their families, their families will sad. All of things in the world are unknown and indeterminacy. Children might lose their families because their mistakes. Thus, keep the loyalty to the family that you can keep your parents happy. Nobody wants to see a bad ending. Do not change your loyalty to your family. People who lose loyalty to family very seriously, but the loyalty to lovers can protect people’s love and lover. When people’s love meets dangerous, they should think about how to protect their love. Juliet and Romeo show loyalty to their love. They would like to die for their lovers.
They would like give up all of things that they gained. Juliet drinks the potion which Friar gives her. She did not care her life. She shows her loyalty to love when she drink the poison and says, “Romeo, Romeo, Romeo! Here’s drink, I drink to thee” (5. 3. 16-17). She uses her live to save their love and the marriage. She shows the humanism thought. It goes beyond the money and selfness. She shows the noble spiritual world, but also shows the human dignity and value. However, after Romeo heard that Juliet died, he leaves Mantua and going to Verona. He also did not care he will die because he into the Verona.
Romeo drinks the poison which from one apothecary. Final, Juliet did not marry Paris. They protect and keep the love successful. They died together, but their love still pure and beautiful. They have right to gain the happiness. Therefore, they get what they want. Romeo and Juliet keep the love’s allegiance. The loyalty can make you gain and keep some thing. The loyalty to family, friends and lovers remind us that people should pay attention to the loyalty. Loyalty can bring happiness to people and make your life become substantial. Mecutio died for his friend and Romeo revenge to Tybalt for Mercutio, then he banished.
They help their friend overcome problems and keep the friendship. Juliet give up her life for Romeo and Romeo also give up his life for Juliet. In their opinion, the life and love has the same value. They use their life keep the glorious love. She uses her brave, staunch and wisdom to protect their love. The pure, noble and sad but stirring love will keep in people’s heart forever. Romeo’s mother died because his dead. Do not harm and lose your family because your mistake. The loyalty can make the world wonderful. If people show the loyalty to others, they can also gain the loyalty from others.