Romeo and Juliet, act three, scene five

Summary, act three, scene five.

Juliet is confronted by her parents who are telling her to marry Paris. She doesn’t want to, so this makes her dad angry and he threatens to throw her out and never see her again. Juliet tells her mother that if she doesn’t delay the marriage then she will kill herself but her mum doesn’t really care. Her parents leave the scene and she asks the nurse to comfort her and give her advice, but the nurse says that she should marry Paris. Juliet says; ” Thou and my bosom henceforth shall be twain. I’ll to the friar to know his remedy; If all else fail, myself have power to die.”


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