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How do we first learn of the feud between the Montagues and Capulets?

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literacybyme | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 3, 2007 at 11:53 AM via web

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How do we first learn of the feud between the Montagues and Capulets?

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gbeatty | College Teacher | (Level 1) Educator Emeritus

Posted April 3, 2007 at 1:26 PM (Answer #1)

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In the prologue. The chorus tells the audience, before any action is seen on stage, that the families have been fighting for hundreds of years.

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clarineter128 | Student, Grade 9 | eNotes Newbie

Posted April 3, 2007 at 10:22 PM (Answer #2)

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You can find the answer in the prolouge before Act 1, Scene 1. You can also take note on the rhyme scheme of the soliloquy. (I think that last word is spelled right.)

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