Romeo and Juliet

Is Romeo a prince?


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2010-08-31 07:06:35
2010-08-31 07:06:35

No, Romeo is just the son and heir of Montague, a prosperous nobleman. The Prince in Romeo and Juliet, who is called Escalus, is the ruler of the city.


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