Comparing Mercutio In William Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

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“Romeo, the love I bear thee can afford No better term than this: thou art a villain.” said Tybalt. Me, a villain? How dare he call me that name? Does he know about me and beautiful Juliet? He can’t know. These are the only things that blow through my mind. I respond as if he knows nothing. I tell him just how much I love him when then Mercutio comes in trying to start a fight. I try to talk them out of fighting as much as I can. I even try to get benvolio to help me knock down their swords, remembering that the prince banned fighting in the streets and he will kill anyone who starts a fight. Just as I step into the fight, Tybalt's sharp shiny sword reaches right under my arm and hits Mercutio. “No, ’tis not so deep as a well

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