At Friar Lawrence’s cell, Friar Lawrence tries to calm down Romeo and remind him that marriage is for life he talks about how “These violent delights have violent ends,” this means that “These sudden joys have sudden endings. They burn up in victory like fire and gunpowder. When they meet, as in a kiss, they […]

Juliet waits for the Nurse to return with a message from Romeo. When the Nurse comes back she starts to play games with her saying how her bones ache because how old she is and how difficult her life is. Finally after a while the Nurse gives in to tell Juliet quickly go to Friar […]

Mercutio and Benvolio still don’t know where Romeo is. Tybalt sends Romeo a message to put up his sword. Mercutio uses the opportunity to make fun of Tybalt he makes fun of his sword fighting skills. Romeo enters he is no longer depressed over Rosealine. They all start making fun of each other. Then the […]

Romeo goes to find Friar Laurence, who has been out finding medicinal plants and herbs for one of his concoction. Friar Laurence talks about how herbs and plants have the potential to heal and be used for medicine, but if they’re are not used correctly they can be deadly poison. Friar Laurence looks at Romeo […]

Romeo runs back to the capulet household so he can see juliet again, when he gets there he sees her at the window. Then she is willing to change her family name in order to be with her. Then she talks to romeo about to promise her that he loves her. Juliet proposes before she […]

MERCUTIO      True, I talk of dreams, Which are the children of an idle brain, Begot of nothing but vain fantasy, Which is as thin of substance as the air And more inconstant than the wind, who woos Even now the frozen bosom of the north, And, being angered, puffs away from thence, Turning his face […]

Instead of leaving the party with Benvolio and Mercutio Romeo decides to jump over the wall into the Capulet garden to try to find Juliet. Benvolio and Mercutio call after him, and Mercutio starts to mock Romeos love for Rosaline. Finally, they give up and leave.