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Responsible For Romeo's Death

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I feel like Romeo is most responsible for the deaths of Romeo and Juliet. One reason I feel it is his fault is because he killed Tybalt. I know that Tybalt killed Mercutio, but Romeo should have stopped and realized the consequences he would have to face for killing Tybalt. The consequence for killing Tybalt led up to the reason that they were killed. He had to face the consequence of banishment and with that he also had to deal with the fact of not being able to see Juliet.
Also, if Romeo would have had fought Tybalt, Mercutio would still be alive.
When Romeo did not stand to fight Tybalt, Tybalt started hitting and kicking Romeo all around. Mercutio seeing that was enraged that Romeo let Tybalt kick him around and would not fight. This is
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Tybalt in defense had no other choice but to fight Mercutio. Tybalt had no intentions in killing Mercutio, but like I said he had no choice. Everything that Tybalt did fighting Mercutio was in self defense.
Romeo also bought the poison to kill them. This is another reason that all of this is Romeos fault. So first he killed Tybalt, and then he refused to stand and fight Tybalt, and then he had a great thought to buy some poison to kill him and Juliet. Some evidence that he killed Tybalt is this line from the book “This shall determine that.” Then it said this [They fight, Tybalt falls]. Evidence that he would not fight is “I do protest in ever injure thee, but love thee brother. Finally evidence proving that he bought the poison is “Let me have a dram of poison.”
I know some people may say that Tybalt is to blame for all of this and they are kind of right, but if Romeo would have just stopped for two seconds and thought of the things that would happen if he was to go through with killing Tybalt for what he had done to Mercutio. I know that Tybalt has a little bit to do with it, but I know that most of this situation I to blame because of Romeo. One other thing that Romeo should
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