Who to Blame for Romeo and Juliets Death

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My Nurse is more, in my opinion, to blame. I confided in the Nurse and in some way relied on her for moral support and help in situations like the one I was going through at the time. The Nurse, before showering me with praise and attention, she had also helped Romeo and I talk to each other. Nurse encourages me to see Romeo 'Go, girl, seek happy nights to happy days', she is basically encouraging a very young and inexperienced girl to go have fun, and meet boys. She helps arrange their marriage and encourages her to marry Romeo 'Then hie hence to Friar Laurence' cell...There stays a husband to make you a wife' The Nurse helped my marriage a lot, she practically planned it for us! She stays loyal to me after Tybalt was slain by Romeo but she later gave in upon trying to help me unit with Romeo. She betrays me by trying to convince me into marrying the County Paris. She mostly did it because of my father Lord Capulet who was very forceful with his opinion and made sure his were always the right opinion. She says 'I think it best you married with the county' after helping Romeo and I to get together for so long, she turns and says it's for the best but I just felt betrayed. She tries to make Paris look better than Romeo 'O, he's a lovely gentleman!' she also tries convincing me that Romeo isn't with it 'Romeo's a dish clout to him' The Nurse wasn't helpful, I felt betrayed by her trying to say Romeo is bad, Paris is much better and that I should marry Paris instead. She also says ' an eagle, madam, hathnot so green, so quick, so fair an eye, As Paris hath' to try and persuade me into marrying Paris which I could’nt for I was married to and deeply in love with Romeo. My Nurse is to blame because she helped me to marry Romeo, then later changed her mind leaving me without the advice I wanted and feeling betrayed and loss of a dear friend so she consults the Friar and gives me the potion, which leads to the gruesome misunderstanding that ended with the death of us,...
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