Romeo & Juliet – what a story! What a commentary on what it is to be young and full of passion, anger, pride and fire. And the awful consequences for those caught in the crossfire of old grievances that our elders should have let go of a long time ago.
This quote from that charming, impetuous hothead, Mercutio: “Men’s eyes were made to look, and let them gaze” sums up the confidence of a youth who, in this case, found a tragic end due to his inability to back down from an argument.
Pride, as they say, comes before a fall …
So what are you waiting for? Get yours now!