Mostafa Ahmed Grade 10 English Miss. Robinson Romeo and Juliet Essay Light and dark imagery, are opposite but very important to the success of many pieces of literature. Shakespeare, a playwright during the Elizabethan era, wrote his play “Romeo and Juliet “, he incorporated light and dark.
The Bible states “God saw light was good, and he separated the light from darkness.” Though light and dark are separated in Romeo in Juliet, they have entirely different connotations. The presence of light turns the characters belligerent, while darkness pacifies them. Light imagery indicates.