This is a quote format paper from Romeo and Juliet. I got a good grade on it.

Essay by M80ThrasherJunior High, 9th gradeA+, April 2004

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Some people are very helpful and will strive to do things for people. In the play Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, Friar Lawrence is a kind man who does a lot to help Romeo and Juliet.

Friar Lawrence is extremely helpful to Romeo and Juliet in many instances. One specific example of when he was helpful was when he was about to marry Romeo and Juliet. Trying to help he said "Come, come with me, and we will make short work, For, by your leaves, you shall not stay alone Till Holy Church incorporate two in one." He is telling the two of them to come with him. They go get the marriage done, to make Romeo and Juliet, from two families, into one by getting married. Without the help of Friar Lawrence, the marriage would not have happened at all.

There was also another time when Friar Lawrence was helpful to Romeo.

Romeo, the Nurse, and Friar were all having a discussion. Its night and the Nurse give Romeo a ring from Juliet and then leaves. Friar then tells Romeo "Go hence; good night; and here stands all your state: Either be gone before the watch be set, Or by the break of day disguised from hence: Sojourn in Mantua; I'll find out your man, And he shall signify from time to time Every good hap to you that chances here: Give me thy hand; 'tis late: farewell; good night." He is advising Romeo that he better leave before daylight so that he doesn't get discovered, since he was banished from the town for killing Tybalt. He's also telling Romeo that he'll find help from a man in Mantua for Romeo and let him know. These actions that Friar Lawrence is...