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by William Shakespeare

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In the fifth line of Act 1 Scene 1, Sampson declares. "I strike quickly, being moved." How does this line suggest a key feature of this scene in Romeo and Juliet?

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The Montague and Capulet families are feuding.  Unfortunately, they are two quick to fight, so the feud continues.

Gregory and Sampson are young and ready for a fight.  They do not care why they are fighting, they just know that they are affiliated with the Capulet...

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