In beautiful Verona, where our story takes place a longstanding hatred between two families erupts into new violence. Two unlucky children of these enemy families become lovers and take their own lives. Their unfortunate deaths put an end to their parents’ feud. For the next two hours, we will watch the story of their doomed love and their parents’ anger, which nothing but the children’s deaths could stop. If you listen patiently everything else will soon become clear.
Mercutio: He hears not. He stirs not. He moves not. The ape is dead! But I will make him appear.
Every one has heard about Romeo and Juliet. I picked this book for my English class, as we are reading the original play and it’s hard to understand. No Fear Shakespeare is such an easy and wonderful read all I can do is recommend others to read it. 🙂