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After making the observation that the wedding festivities he was anticipating have now become funeral ordinances, Capulet says, “All things change them to the contrary.”
This theme of things changing to the contrary can also be seen in
the feud between the Capulets and Montagues.
the wedding of Juliet and Romeo.
the duel between Tybalt and Mercutio.
the death of Mercutio.
the banishment of Romeo to Mantua.