In Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, what relationship do Romeo and Juliet have with their parents?

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I would actually argue that both Romeo and Juliet have very formal relationships with their parents that are customary of the time period. During this time period, children were expected to be completely obedient to their parents and the relationships were more distant. However, both Romeo's and Juliet's parents show that they care very deeply for their children.

We especially see Romeo's parents demonstrate how much they care about their son in the very first scene. After Prince Escalus has successfully put an end to the whole-city brawl that the Capulets and Montagues have started, we see Romeo's mother ask Benvolio if he has seen Romeo that day and express how glad she is that Romeo was not involved in the fight, as we see in the lines, "O, where is Romeo? Saw you him to-day? / Right glad I am he was not at this fray" (I.i.112-113). We also see Lord Capulet express concern for his son's state of mind, informing Benvolio that Romeo has been seen many times crying at dawn in a certain part of...

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