Romeo and Juliet Complete Text with Extras
Harper Collins, 8 de juny 2010 - 384 pàgines
These violent delights have violent ends
When Romeo first lays eyes on the bewitching Juliet, it's love at first sight. But though their love runs true and deep, it is also completely forbidden. With family and fate determined to keep them apart, will Romeo and Juliet find a way to be together?
William Shakespeare's masterpiece is one of the most enduring stories of star-crossed love of all time. Beautifully presented for a modern teen audience with both the original play and a prose retelling of the beloved story, this is the must-have edition of a timeless classic.
And I will pray that you can forgive me. Where to begin? It has all happened so fast. A short week has been long enough to ... All I can recall is Yes, Father, No, Mother, and prayers. Nurse? I hope someone reads this letter to you.
Father, I do not like to think of what you will say. Part of me prays that you remember our terrible quarrel and think, It is no bad thing to lose a child who was so ungrateful and disobedient.
I pray that I am. I felt a hand over mine. At first the fingers just touched the tips of mine; then they lay over them, warm and gentle. I did not look. I was afraid to. Our palms met. Before I even laid eyes on him, we were joined.
Taking my hand back from him, I said, “Pilgrims' hands are best used in prayer,” and put my palms together to show him. “Do saints have lips?” he asked. “Of course,” I said. “But like hands, they are best used in prayer.
I prayed he did not make me wait all day. “At nine in the morning,” he said. “I shall not fail,” I told him. “It will seem like twenty years till then.” Then I just stood gazing down at him. It seemed there must be more to say, ...
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Once in Verona there lived two families who held a great quarrel between them, these were the families Capulet and Montague. Nothing could persuade these families from their hate for each other, a ... Llegeix la ressenya completa
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How can you not love Romeo and Juliet? It's tragic, it's beautiful, it's Shakespeare at his best! Just don't base your relationship goals on these two. This version, which was a Library Sale find, and ... Llegeix la ressenya completa