Which answer offers the best explanation of how the character of Lord Capulet contributes to the following theme in The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet? The rich can afford to bend the rules when others cannot. 1. Lord Capulet does not force his daughter to marry Paris even though it is a beneficial match politically and financially. 2.Lord Capulet is not punished for his role in the street fight even though his servants started the brawl. 3.Lady Montague does not participate in the street fight even though she is expected to. 4.Lord Montague does not choose a girl for Romeo to marry even though it is his right to do so.