Romeo and Juliet question I am writing a letter as tybalt to Romeo after death realizing that he is married to Juliet and why he tried to stop the fight etc. how can I use tybalts voice? What should i say?

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 There should be great resentment expressed by Tybalt that he has wasted his life in defending the honor of the Capulet name when his cousin has villified it by marrying Romeo.  Avenging the name of his ancestors must be Tybalt's goal in waiting for Romeo's appearance in the hereafter.

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Tybalt would write with passion as well as anger. He would voice his opinion on Juliet's union with Romeo as strongly as he could; probably believing that the youth had stolen away his cousin. He purports to wish that each family keep to their own, and would possibly accuse Romeo of distorting the Divine Order of his family accession. As others have said, there would be threats of destruction, death, torture and revenge.

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First, it's important to make your letter as volatile as Tybalt is. Romeo might be the person that Tybalt hates most, and that's before Romeo marries his cousin. I like what the above poster says about having Tybalt tell Romeo that he will be waiting for him in the afterlife. That would put even heavier implications on the eventual suicide. If you wanted to twist it around and for some reason make the letter nice and forgiving, you'd have to have a really good explanation for that.

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That's a great assignment.  I think what your teacher is looking to find out is if you understand Tybalt's character.  Honestly, I think that it would make Tybalt incredibly angry to find out that Romeo had married Juliet. I guess that many readers and audience goers think that if only Romeo had told Tybalt that he had married Juliet, that Tybalt wouldn't have wanted to fight with him; but, I think it would have enraged Tybalt even more.  That family feud was more like a gang war, not just a passing argument that Romeo happened to crash a party.  Tybalt would probably curse Romeo's name for manipulating Juliet into marrying him; or he might say that Romeo didn't really love Juliet, he only married her in order to spy on the Capulets and eventually kill them all from the inside. So, I would make Tybalt's letter really mad at Romeo for those reasons. Then, I'd have Tybalt threaten to haunt Romeo for the rest of his life (which wasn't that long anyway).  Or, Tybalt could tell Romeo that he will be waiting for him in the after life to continue the fight! :)

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