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Romeo and Juliet

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The Yoke of the Stars

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By ending his life, Romeo feels he is “shak[ing] the yoke of inauspicious stars” from his “world-wearied flesh.”

Which of the following best expresses the meaning of that statement?

A

He is looking forward to joining Juliet in heaven.

B

He is escaping the feud and all of the trouble it caused.

C

He is disrupting the plans that were made for him.

D

He is leaving behind the burden of unlucky fate he has carried.

E

He is laying his body to rest.