A glooming peace this morning with it brings

A glooming peace this morning with it brings,Metaphor & Hyperbaton
The sun, for sorrow, will not show his head.Personification and Alliteration
Go hence to have more talk of these sad things;
Some shall be pardon’d, and some punishéd:Alliteration & Ellipsis
For never was a story of more woeEllipsis
Than this of Juliet and her Romeo.

Act 5
Scene 3
Line 316

Spoken by:

Source Type:


Figures of Speech:
, , , ,
Read NoteSonnets in Romeo and Juliet

Shakespeare, who had begun writing his sonnets sometime in the 1590’s, decided that the form would be useful in Romeo and Juliet.