Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Enter SAMPSON and GREGORY, of the house of Capulet, armed with swords and bucklers SAMPSON Gregory, o' my word, we'll not carry coals. Answer 2 : Simile. Act 1 Scene 1 Lines 175-182 This love feel I, that feel no love in this. . O anything, of nothing first create! O anything, of nothing first create! O heavy lightness! Love is heavy and light, bright and dark, hot and cold, sick and . . 268 likes. This love that thou hast shown From forth the fatal loins of these two foes A pair of star-cross'd lovers take their life; Whose misadventur'd piteous overthrows Doth with their death bury their parents' strife. Dost thou not laugh? Why, such is love's transgression. 181 . Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! . Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! We get caught up in. Serious vanity! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! serious vanity! hyperbole "As a new jar I am empty and open" is an example of a. Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. O heavy lightness, serious vanity, misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! I.i.173 serious vanity! / Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, / O anything of nothing first create! Griefs of mine own lie heavy in my breast, 180 Which thou wilt propagate to have it pressed With more of thine. O heavy lightness! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep that is not what it is! My child, my only life, Revive, look up, or I will die with . Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! O loving hate! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, . Explanation and Analysis: Unlock with LitCharts A + Act 1, Scene 4 Quotes Why, then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first created, O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep that is not what it is. O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, . Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, . Love is heavy and light, bright and dark, hot and cold, sick and healthy, asleep and awakeit's everything except what it is! tags: unrequited-love. Gregory ROMEO Good heart, at what? This love feel I, that feel no love in this. 124. pens himself, shuts himself up; . This love feel I, that feel no love in this. O heavy lightness! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Serious vanity! 170 Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold .

"O Heavy Lightness, O Serious Vanity": Camping Romeo and Juliet in Postcolonial Taiwan By BI-QI BEATRICE LEI Book Re-playing Shakespeare in Asia Edition 1st Edition First Published 2009 Imprint Routledge Pages 17 eBook ISBN 9780203860410 Share ABSTRACT Sad happiness! Although an unseen character, her role is important: Romeo's unrequited love for Rosaline leads him to try to catch a glimpse of her at a gathering hosted by the Capulet family, during which he first spots Juliet. Gregory is making fun of Sampson, who sees himself as a fearsome fighter] Sampson Gregory, on my word, we'll not carry coals. She is the fairies' midwife, and she comes. A literary device that compares two things using "like" or "as" is a. Simile "My vegetable love should grow/Vaster than empires and more slow" is an example of. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! BENVOLIO No, coz, I rather weep. This love feel I, that feel no love in this. "Why then, O brawling love! O heavy lightness, serious vanity!

/ This love feel I, that feel no love in this" (1.1.180-187) A melancholy Romeo enters and is questioned by his cousin Benvolio, who learns that the cause of Romeo's sadness is unrequited love. O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is!

O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Dost thou not laugh? Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! "Why then, O brawling love! O loving hate! O heavy lightness! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms!. Their families are enmeshed in a feud, but the moment they meetwhen Romeo and his friends attend a party at Juliet's house in disguisethe two fall in love and quickly decide that they want to be . O anything, of nothing first create! O heavy lightness! Lady Capulet tells her daughter . She is the niece of Lord Capulet. These lines contain several examples of. This is the love I feel . 180 Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! O loving hate! This love feel I, that feel no love in this." William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet tags: unrequited-love Romeo Montague believes he is deeply in love with Rosaline at this point.

Serious frivolity! 178 O heavy lightness! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. O heavy lightness! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Antonym pairssuch as good and bad, light and dark, or strong and weakdo not create a new, deeper meaning. Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, / O anything of nothing first created! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Why, then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first created, O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep that is not what it is. Rosaline (/ r z l a n /) is a fictional character mentioned in William Shakespeare's tragedy Romeo and Juliet (1597). Two households, both alike in dignity, In fair Verona, where we lay our scene, From ancient grudge break to new mutiny, Where civil blood makes civil hands unclean. O any thing, of nothing first create! Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Serious foolishness! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Rosaline (/ r z l a n /) is a fictional character mentioned in William Shakespeare's tragedy Romeo and Juliet (1597). Oxymoron: two words put together with opposite meanings. O brawling love! Still-waking: constantly awake. Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Serious vanity!" (1.1.169-171) metaphor: I will make thee think thy swan a crow" (1.2.87) Benvolio tells Romeo if he looks at other beautiful girls, Rosaline will seem ugly. O any thing, of nothing first create! O loving hate! Why, then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first created, O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep that is not what it is. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! This love feel I, that feel no love in this." (1.1 179-187) She is the fairies' midwife, and she comes. 176 'O heavy lightness, serious vanity,' - The brawl was about nothing ('vanity' in the sense of 'meaningless'), but had serious ('heavy') consequences. O anything, of nothing first create! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! serious vanity! Romeo: O brawling love! O loving hate! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. 178 O heavy lightness! O heavy lightness! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! O heavy lightness, serious vanity! Gregory No, for then we should be colliers. Griefs of mine own lie heavy in my breast, 180 Which thou wilt propagate to have it pressed With more of thine. A street fight breaks out between the Montagues and the Capulets, which is broken up by the ruler of Verona, Prince Escalus. FRIAR LAURENCE Romeo shall thank thee, daughter, for us both. This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! 179 Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! O anything, of nothing first create! Serious vanity!" is an example of. This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Romeo continues in that same speech to use many more oxymorons when he says,"O heavy lightness, serious vanity/ Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms!/ Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health!" By using these oxymorons, Shakespeare allows Romeo to show just how confused he is by his new emotions of love for Juliet. serious vanity! . O loving hate!

In shape no bigger than an agate stone. "Why, then, O brawling love! This love feel I, that feel no love in this." In the beginning, the nurse aids Juliet's love for Romeo but in the end she tries to persuade Juliet to marry Paris.Old Capulet has a certain type of love towards his daughter Juliet; he has never really bonded with her a lot. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! O brawling love! O anything of nothing first create! Answer 1 : Oxymoron. 180 Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! 179 Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! SAMPSON I mean,. O, then, I see Queen Mab hath been with you. serious vanity! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Dost thou not laugh?". This love feel I, that feel no love in this." William Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet. Oh, love that originates from nothing! O loving hate!

"Why then, O brawling love! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Related Characters: Romeo (speaker), Juliet, Benvolio, Rosaline. O heavy lightness, serious vanity* ! 181. This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Heavy Lightness "Why then, O brawling love! O heavy lightness! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! . JULIET Good even to my ghostly confessor. O heavy lightness! She is the niece of Lord Capulet. The nurse has a blunt attitude towards love and sex, but s affectionate and loving woman who wants Juliet to be happy. O anything of nothing first create!. O loving hate!

Related Themes: Page Number and Citation: 1.1.181-184 Cite this Quote. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. O anything of nothing first create! 177 'Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms!' - The 'forms' Romeo refers to are both the gentlemen who took part in this riot and the 'forms' of their noble . Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! O any thing, of nothing first create! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, .

(I.i.173-174). O loving hate! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! On the forefinger of an alderman, Drawn with a team of little atomies. The prologue of Romeo and Juliet calls the title characters "star-crossed lovers"and the stars do seem to conspire against these young lovers.. Romeo is a Montague, and Juliet a Capulet.

Love that comes from nothing! Away from light steals home my heavy son 140 And private in his chamber pens himself, Shuts up his windows, locks fair daylight out, . Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Dost thou not laugh?" -William Shakespeare Analysis serious vanity! INTO JAPANESE. A . This love feel i, that feel no love in this. Although an unseen character, her role is important: Romeo's unrequited love for Rosaline leads him to try to catch a glimpse of her at a gathering hosted by the Capulet family, during which he first spots Juliet. These oxymoron show that Romeo's love for Rosaline is passionate and dramatic but maybe not as real as he thinks. O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! / O heavy lightness, serious vanity, / Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, / Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, / Still-waking sleep that is not what it is! himself here by relating the extremes of hate and love. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health!" OXYMORON Romeo is confused and upset. serious vanity! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire . O heavy lightness, serious vanity, / Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms ! All tutors are evaluated by Course Hero as an expert in their subject area. O any thing, of nothing first create! Griefs of mine own lie heavy in my breast, O heavy lightness, serious vanity! This love feel I, that feel no love in this." Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking . O heavy lightness, serious vanity, / Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms ! O heavy lightness! LADY CAPULET O me, O me! Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Dost thou not laugh? serious vanity! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is!

O loving hate! Oh heavy lightness! A melancholy Romeo enters and is questioned by his cousin Benvolio, who learns that the cause of Romeo's sadness is unrequited love. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Dost thou not laugh? Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! He threatens the Montagues and Capulets with death if they fight again. This love I feel, that feel no love in this Shakespeare, Romeo and Juliet I.i "National standards for diversity" O heavy lightness! O loving hate! He tries to describe his feelings about love using contradictory expressions like "loving hate". Related Characters: Romeo (speaker), Juliet, Benvolio, Rosaline. Why, then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first created, O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep that is not what it is. Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! O any thing, of nothing first create! 181. "O heavy lightness!

O heavy lightness! Dost thou not laugh? that feel no love in this. serious vanity! Answer & Explanation. This love feel I, that feel no love in this. What does the speaker's use of oxymorons suggest about love? 181 . Why then, o brawling love! Serious vanity! [Enter Sampson and Gregory, two high-ranking servants of the Capulet household, carrying swords and shields. Solved by verified expert. The theme of this poem is laughter since the last line says, . Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Still-waking: constantly awake.

This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first create; O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Related Themes: Page Number and Citation: 1.1.181-184 Cite this Quote. Serious foolishness! William Shakespeare 182. that feel no love in this: I am not in love with the paradoxical, tortured, love which I experience. Beautiful shapes smashed together to create an ugly chaos! serious vanity! Serious vanity! O heavy lightness! serious vanity! This love that thou hast shown Oxymoron. Feather of lead, bright . Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, . so light is vanity. Literary Analysis Of Oxymoron In Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! O loving hate! Question 2: A literary device that compares two things using "like" or "as" is a Answer 2: Simile. Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! ( Note: Romeo and Benvolio exchange a few lines and the monologue continues.) serious vanity! O any thing, of nothing first create! Here's much to do with hate, but more with love. / O heavy lightness, serious vanity, / misshapen chaos of wee-seeming forms. Serious vanity! 182. that feel no love in this: I am not in love with the paradoxical, tortured, love which I experience. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health (Act I, scene 1) Type(s) of figurative language: He conveys this feeling using language filled with oxymoron - "O heavy lightness, serious vanityFeather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health". Serious vanity!" is an example of Answer 1: Oxymoron. Serious vanity! [Romeo:] O heavy lightness! Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! O loving hate! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Serious vanity! Beautiful things muddled together into an ugly mess! O heavy day! O heavy lightness! serious vanity! This love feel I, that feel no love in this. Instead, each pair of words describes a range of possible traits on a spectrum, such as from good to bad, or from light to dark. "O heavy lightness! Romeo: Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, . O any thing, of nothing first create! O heavy lightness! . Explanation and Analysis: Unlock with LitCharts A + Act 1, Scene 4 Quotes Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! heavy, in mind ; for sake of the antithesis with light. Sampson I mean, an we be in choler we'll draw. Dost thou not laugh?". GREGORY No, for then we should be colliers. Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first created! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! O heavy lightness! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Here's much to do with hate, but more with love. Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Scene 1 He threatens the Montagues and Capulets with death if they fight again. Lines from R&J. Figurative Language. O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is This love feel I, that feel no love in this. O heavy lightness! O any thing, of nothing first create!

"Romeo and Juliet" , there is an overwhelming amount of oxymoron examples such as, "O loving hate!" or, "sick health!". serious vanity! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! What does the speaker's use of oxymorons suggest . * (As pointed out by tandemonimom, "serious vanity" used here is an oxymoron because "vanity" here means not being vain or proud, but (in context with the oxymorons around it) the older sense of . Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! It's as if he recognizes that when life is "heavy" we tend to take things too lightly. Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! O heavy lightness! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health! Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! Synopsis: A street fight breaks out between the Montagues and the Capulets, which is broken up by the ruler of Verona, Prince Escalus. serious vanity! .

This love feel I, that feel no love in this. This love feel I, that feel no love in this. O loving hate!", are perfect examples of "oxymoron." An "oxymoron," by the way, is .

Why then, O brawling love! Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Serious vanity! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms! O heavy lightness! Beautiful things muddled together into an ugly mess! We should also point out that the phrases, "O brawling love! O, so light a foot Will ne'er wear out the everlasting flint. Why then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything, from nothing first create, O heavy lightness! On the forefinger of an alderman, Drawn with a team of little atomies. 3.03 Poetry Handbook Figurative Language Quiz Question 1: "O heavy lightness! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! Mis-shapen chaos of well-seeming forms! "Read o'er the volume of young Paris' face, And find delight writ there with beauty's pen" (1.3.82-83). Still-waking sleep, that is not what it is!

Love is like heavy feathers, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, waking sleep, the . . O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, 185 O anything, of nothing first create! O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire,. O, then, I see Queen Mab hath been with you. Why, then, O brawling love, O loving hate, O anything of nothing first created, O heavy lightness, serious vanity, Misshapen chaos of well-seeming forms, Feather of lead, bright smoke, cold fire, sick health, Still-waking sleep that is not what it is.