Analysis To combat the coming of the light, Juliet attempts once more to change the world through language: she claims the lark is truly a nightingale. This is the right thing. I cannot choose but ever weep the friend. This terrible sight of death is like a bell summoning me to my own grave. If thou be merciful, Open the tomb; lay me with Juliet. There rust, and let me die. An eagle, madam, Hath not so green, so quick, so fair an eye As Paris hath.
Romeo thinks this punishment is worse than death because it just prolongs the pain and torture. The Nurse advises her to go through with the marriage to Paris—he is a better match, she says, and Romeo is as good as dead anyhow. . To Lady Capulet, it seems like Juliet wants to see Romeo dead, and she is grieving for Tybalt, while in reality she wants to see Romeo again and is at the same time grieving for Tybalt. This leaves the audience dissatisfied because, the Nurse begins by being less supportive now Juliet is isolated talking to the Nurse.
Thy husband in thy bosom there lies dead, 160 And Paris, too. Maybe these guys can shed some light on things. Second, he killed Tybalt instead of the other way around. Oh give me your hand. Damned villain, I will arrest you. This letter he early bid me give his father And threatened me with death, going in the vault, 285 If I departed not and left him there. The bark thy body is, Sailing in this salt flood.
Go, counsellor; Thou and my bosom henceforth shall be twain. I will look on it. We were cursed when we had her. Both of those will roar but not do anything. If so, what was Fortune doing with someone as faithful as Romeo was? I pray you, tell my lord and father, madam, I will not marry yet; and, when I do, I swear, It shall be Romeo, whom you know I hate, Rather than Paris. And Paris is all bloodied? We need some others to search. Do as thou wilt, for I have done with thee.
Nurse Marry, I will; and this is wisely done. They don't want to say good-bye, so Juliet tries to say the bird they hear is the nightingale meaning it's still night , not the lark meaning it's morning. Early in the morning See thou deliver it to my lord and father. Thou and my bosom henceforth shall be twain. Prince We have always known you to be a holy man.
Romeo and Juliet wake after their first and spoiler alert only night together. Yet let me weep for such a feeling loss. They hear a knock at the door and worry that someone is coming to kill Romeo, but it is only the Nurse. What kind of joyful news is this? As Juliet watches him climb down the ladder, she gets a bad feeling that she is looking at a dead person in the bottom of the tomb. Romeo answers that, to him, she appears the same way, and that it is only sorrow that makes them both look pale. She then shares the exciting news of Juliet's impending wedding to Paris.
It is some meteor that the sun exhaled To be to thee this night a torchbearer And light thee on thy way to Mantua. The sexual nature of their relationship stands in stark contrast to Juliet's arranged marriage to Paris, which is based on politics and greed, not love. Paris's Page and the police start to put together the clues at the scene. Wife, we never thought we had been blessed that God gave us just this one child, but now I see that this one is one too many. First Watchman Hold him in custody until the Prince gets here.
Madam, if you could find out but a man To bear a poison, I would temper it; That Romeo should, upon receipt thereof, Soon sleep in quiet. You worthless bit of baggage! As Juliet was dressing her thoughts about the Nurse were not pleasant She was a wicked old woman, a most evil devil. He tries to comfort Juliet while gently explaining to her that he must leave. I pray you, tell my lord and father, madam, 125 I will not marry yet, and when I do I swear It shall be Romeo, whom you know I hate, Rather than Paris. Is she not down so late, or up so early? Some say the lark and loathed toad change eyes, O, now I would they had changed voices too, 34.
O nurse, how shall this be prevented? Be fickle, fortune; For then, I hope, thou wilt not keep him long, But send him back. Page Someone came soon after with a light, intending to open the time, and then my master drew his sword to fight him. Act 3 Scene 5 is a crucial scene in the play, one with the most dramatic tension and the turning point of the story where things take a turn for the worse for the two lovers. Paris sees Romeo and assumes he's there to somehow dishonor the Capulets. Meanwhile, Paris's page has run off to alert the watch. They must be kept apart. Then, since the case so stands as now it doth, I think it best you married with the county.
Is it more sin to wish me thus forsworn, Or to dispraise my lord with that same tongue Which she hath praised him with above compare So many thousand times? This word was usually used in reference to horses. Evermore weeping for your cousin's death? She wished Fortune would be fickle now and change its mind about Romeo and let him come back soon. An eagle, madam, Hath not so green, so quick, so fair an eye As Paris hath. He asks Paris what he thinks about marrying Juliet on Thursday, and Paris is thrilled. I will kiss thy lips.