Summary- Act two, scene four. On Monday afternoon somewhere in town, Tybalt has challenged Romeo to a fight. ” Tybalt, the kinsman to old Capulet Hath sent a letter to his father’s house.” Romeo enters and says he doesn’t love Rosaline anymore and then nurse enters and Benvolio and Mercutio mock her. Mercutio and Benvolio then […]

Summary- Act two, scene three Romeo arrives at Frair Laurence’s cell as the day starts. Frair is collecting herbs and flowers while he thinks about their powers and effects and how they call kill and make someone live. Romeo comes into the scene and Frair thinks he has been with Rosaline but he says that he […]

Summary- Act two, scene two After Benvolio and Mercutio leave, Romeo hides in the orchard near where Juliet is standing. Juliet doesn’t know that Romeo is with her and he talks about her, how Juliet is the sun and she is far more beautiful than the moon that it replaces. Juliet asks herself why she […]

Summary- Act two, scene one Late sunday night, outside Capulet’s Orchard, Romeo doesn’t want to leave capulets property when his heart is with Juliet. ” Can I go forward when my heart is here? Turn back, dull earth, and find thy centre out.” Romeo leaves Mercutio and Benvolio and hides behind the orchard. Benvolio and Mercutio […]

Summary- Act one, scene five. At Capulet’s house at the party, the three serving men are helping host the party. Capulet and cousin Capulet are talking about when they were young “back in the day” when they went to parties and they danced. He asks the girls to dance with him but they don’t and […]

” I fear, too early: for my mind misgives some consequence yet hanging in the stars shall bitterly begin his fearful date with this night’s revels and expire the term of a despised life closed in my breast by some vile forfeit of untimely death. But He, that hath the steerage of my course, direct […]

Summary- Act one, scene three On sunday evening Romeo, Mercutio and Benvolio are outside Capulets house. Romeo says ” I dreamt a dream tonight” and Mercutio says that “Dreamers often lie”. Romeo then tells then about his dream and insists that he is there because god wants him to go.