How does the Nurse evolve throughout the story of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet?
Nurse in Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet can actually be considered more of a static character. Static characters are characters that actually don't change or develop throughout the story, as opposed to round characters that do develop and change, especially with respect to having self-realizations. However, whether or not she is a static character or one who evolves is actually open to some interpretation.
Nurse's one emotional drive as a character is pleasing Juliet. Nurse agrees to venture out into town to meet Romeo in order to acquire his plans for marriage simply because she loves Juliet and wants to do what she can to make her happy. We can actually even speculate that Nurse does not think very highly of Romeo. We see Nurse criticize Juliet's choice, even saying that she has made a poor...
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