A chanting cherub adorned the cover of the sugar bucket, and attempts to portray Romeo
and Juliet supplied kindling for some time.
So the duke he told him all about who Romeo
was and who Juliet was, and said he was used to being Romeo
, so the king could be Juliet.
As if a benevolent despot might not by any error of judgment destroy his kingdom, and then say, like Romeo
when he got his friend killed,
You must see her in the first act, where she meets Romeo
But the real triumph was reserved for Christine Daae, who had begun by singing a few passages from Romeo
These soiled, once-blue overalls, these heavy, manure-spotted shoes, this greasy, shapeless straw hat, with its dozen matches showing their red heads over the band, the good soils and fertilizers of Kansas resting placidly in his ears and the lines of his neck--such a Romeo
might not tempt his Juliet; he must spruce up.
That very evening, marked by Mr Kidd for the exposition of Catastrophism, had been marked by Sir Claude Champion for an open-air rendering of Romeo
and Juliet, in which he was to play Romeo
to a Juliet it was needless to name.
Enough to have given Romeo
the jumps, you'd have thought.
Then he remembered that the Reggie Chiverses, whose house was a few doors above, were taking a large party that evening to see Adelaide Neilson in Romeo
and Juliet, and guessed that the two were of the number.
I shall not tarry to speak of the handsome Lago di Gardi; its stately castle that holds in its stony bosom the secrets of an age so remote that even tradition goeth not back to it; the imposing mountain scenery that ennobles the landscape thereabouts; nor yet of ancient Padua or haughty Verona; nor of their Montagues and Capulets, their famous balconies and tombs of Juliet and Romeo
Dirk Stroeve had the passion of Romeo
in the body of Sir Toby Belch.
Now, to give the big bell in marriage to Quasimodo was to give Juliet to Romeo