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How did Lord Capulet force the young ladies to dance with him?

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lc101 | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted February 26, 2007 at 8:52 AM via web

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How did Lord Capulet force the young ladies to dance with him?

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gbeatty | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus

Posted February 26, 2007 at 10:20 AM (Answer #1)

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He threatens to lie about them. Okay, it's not much of a lie, but that's how he does it; he says he'll tell everyone they have corns on their feet if they turn him down. So, a threat and a joke at once.

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