Light In Romeo And Juliet

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Even through the darkest times in life, there is always light. Moreover, light brightens to overwhelm the darkness. In Night by Elie Wiesel and Romeo and Juliet by William Shakespeare, a major conflict exists to which people are killed from their violent and inhuman actions. These conflict last for so long, seeming as if there will never be a resolution. However, the motif of light is presented as the thought to never give up for Eliezer, Romeo, and Juliet, in order to reach their goal of freedom or unity. In Romeo and Juliet, the Capulets and the Montagues have a long lasting feud between each other. Shakespeare implements Romeo and Juliet’s love into his play, to display the gloomy moments caused by their family’s conflict. However, even through the darkest times for them, they manage to never give up their dream of being free together. A third person objective point of view is used to track the actions that Romeo and Juliet make in order to be together. For example, even when Romeo was banished, Juliet went to Friar Lawrence and asked him to create a plan so they could be with each other forever. Even through the worst moment in her live of not seeing her loved one ever again, she still tried to find a way …show more content…
As Elie entered the concentration camps, the book foreshadowed that he would experience the most dangerous time of his life or death. But even under the horrible conditions of the concentration camps, it was his decision to survive or die. Eliezer was strong and never gave up; through soldiers beating him, severe working conditions, and starvation, he was a always thought about surviving. A first person point of view is utilized to express the thoughts of Elie as he lives in this nightmare. As he goes through violent harassment, he never gave up. He could have chosen not to eat and purposefully killed himself, but he wanted to achieve his goal of freedom out of this camp. For example,

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