- are forbidden romances
- consist of a theme of bipolarity
- consist of a theme or suicide/ self annihilation
- Roamer = Tybalt
- Mr. Embry = Friar Lawrence (?)
- Violet/Juliet’s parents try to do what’s best for her, but they don’t listen.
- Role that family plays: In R and J they can’t be together because of the clash between parents, while in ATBP Finch’s dad passed down bipolarity to Finch.
- Also if parents had been more attentive in both stories, they could have avoided serious casualties