Free Will In Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet

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“Fate decides who comes into your life, your heart decides who stays in it” The creator of this quote is still unknown but you can not argue and say that it is not true. It especially regards to the tale, “Romeo and Juliet” by William Shakespeare. The idea of fate and choice are two big subjects that contribute to the story. “ Fate is to be destined to happen, turn out, or act in a particular way” ( “Free will is the power of acting without the constraint of necessity or fate; the ability to act at one's own discretion” ( In Act 1 of “Romeo and Juliet”, Romeo attends a party, and Juliet is there as well. At the time they did not know each other. But as you read through the first act, fate makes it where sparks fly

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