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In Romeo and Juliet we can see that Romeo has fallen into love with Juliet This love is not the fashionable love that we saw with Rosaline but true love We know that this love for Juliet is also deeply spiritual because of the heavy emphasis on the fact that they were fated to be together At the very first time of meeting it is evident that the love Romeo has for Juliet is true love not superficial like the love he had for Rosaline It is clear that Romeo believes that he can distinguish between the fashionable love for Rosaline and the true love he has for Juliet Did my heart love till now Forswear it sight For I neer saw true beauty till this night Romeo is questioning himself because he cannot believe that he was in love with Rosaline Also this signifies romantic love because he is saying that Juliet is the most beautiful woman he has ever seen We can see that when Romeo and Juliet first speak they speak in sonnets full of religious imagery profane holy shrine pilgrims which shows the sincerity and purity of Romeo and Juliets love Furthermore we can see that Juliet stops Romeo from swearing his love by the moon O swear not by the moon th inconstant moon Juliet does this because she knows that the moon is not there forever it goes away in the day and comes at night Therefore Juliet does not want Romeos love to be half-hearted However soon after we see that when Romeo tries to swear by something else Juliet interrupts him Well do not swear This shows that Juliet stops Romeo from using elaborate language when talking to her and expressing his emotions Juliet wants Romeo to be genuine and to invest himself in a more spiritual concept of love Romeo uses celestial and heavenly imagery when he is talking to Juliet O speak
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