What is the dramatic significance of the deaths in Romeo and Juliet?

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The dramatic significance of death in this play is that it is the one event that finally puts an end to the years-long feud between the Capulet and Montague families. The feud is what prompted the conflict of the play, what problematized the relationship between Romeo and Juliet from the start, what fueled Tybalt's rage and compelled him to defend his family's honor by challenging Romeo to a sword fight after Romeo crashed their party, and so on. Upon learning of their children's...

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