Romeo and Juliet: Balcony Scene Glossary
the envious moon (4)
The goddess of virginity, Diana (the moon personified), is envious of the fair Juliet. Romeo implores Juliet not to be in Diana's service; thus, not to remain a virgin.
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Mabillard, Amanda. Romeo and Juliet Balcony Scene Glossary. Shakespeare Online. 20 Aug. 2000. (date when you accessed the information) < http://www.shakespeare-online.com/plays/enviousmoon.html >.
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