I have more care to stay then will to go. For I ne'er saw true beauty till this night. Delay this marriage for a month, a week. There rust, and let me die. Do as I bid thee. It is some meteor that the sun exhales, to be to thee this night a torch-bearer, And light thee on thy way to Mantua: Therefore stay yet; thou need'st not to be gone. The Friar promises to send word of the plan to Romeo.
You are to blame my lord, to rate her so! O, think'st thou we shall ever meet again? Scene 2 Enter Father Capulet, Mother, Nurse, and Servingmen, two or three. I hate the word, As I hate hell, all Montagues, and thee. Juliet is heart-broken, but she realizes that Romeo would have been killed if he had not fought Tybalt. After exchanging loving words, they kiss. Help to deck up her. This is the hag, when maids lie on their backs, That presses them and learns them first to bear, Making them women of good carriage: This is she--This is she! Is this the character of love? Two unlucky children of these enemy families become lovers and commit suicide. A dateless bargain, to engrossing death.
Shall I be married then tomorrow morning? All things that we ordained festival, Turn from their office to black funeral; Our bridal flowers serve for a buried corse, Our wedding cheer to a sad burial feast, And all things change them to the contrary. He begs her to leave with him, but Juliet refuses, and then stabs herself with Romeo's dagger. All but Montague, Lady Montague, and Benvolio exit. I'll tell thee as we pass; but this I pray, that thou consent to marry us today. Do as thou wilt for I have done with thee. At any point in the text, you can hover your cursor over a bracket for more information. The Friar, arriving too late, discovers the bodies as Juliet begins to stir.
It is not yet near day. Lady Capulet and the Nurse exit. Go in and tell my lady I am gone, having displeased my father to Father Lawrence to make confession and be absolved. I think she will be ruled in all respect by me; Nay, more, I doubt it not. The script to Romeo and Juliet, completed up to Act 3 Scene 2. What counterfeit did I give you? Nurse, Thou know'st my daughter's of a pretty age. Please note: this production of Romeo and Juliet contains strobe effects.
When both Lady Capulet and the Nurse refuse to intercede for the girl, she insists that they leave her side. She shows him her knife. The script to Romeo and Juliet, completed up to Act 5 Scene 2. It is too rough, Too rude, too boisterous, and it pricks like thorn. Give me some aqua vitae.
In the meantime, against thou shalt awake, shall Romeo by my letters know our drift, and hither shall he come. Arise, fair sun, and kill the envious moon, Who is already sick and pale with grief, That thou her maid art far more fair than she: Be not her maid, since she is envious; Her vestal livery is but sick and green And none but fools do wear it; oh cast it off. Scene 1 Enter Friar Lawrence and County Paris. Love goes toward love, as schoolboys from their books, But love from love, toward school with heavy looks. The production played at the Royal Shakespeare Theatre and the Barbican, and is now on a from January - March 2019. The script to Romeo and Juliet, completed up to Act 1 Scene 2. Well, Wednesday is too soon.
An thou make minstrels of us look to hear nothing of discords. Proud can I never be of what I hate! Calling death banished, thou cu'st my head off with a golden axe and smiles upon the stroke that murders me. Did ever a dragon keep so fair a cave? Either thou, or I, or both, must go with him! Romeo, in hiding at the Friar's cell, becomes hysterical at the news of his sentence and tries to kill himself, but the Friar promises to make Romeo's marriage to Juliet public and gain the Prince's pardon. The script to Romeo and Juliet, completed up to Act 4 Scene 2. To reduce the time to load the script of the play, and for ease in accessing specific sections of the script, we have separated the text into Acts.
Romeo arrives at the Capulets' party in costume. They have made worms meat of me. The Nurse tells Juliet the sad news about what has happened to Tybalt and Romeo. I will kiss thy lips. The language used today is, in many ways, different to that used in the 16th century Elizabethan era and this is often reflected in the script and text used in Shakespearean plays. She drinks and falls upon her bed within the curtains. O nurse, how shall this be prevented? Dost thou not bring me letters from the Priest? I do not use to jest.
All but Juliet and the Nurse begin to exit. Hie hence, be gone, away. Their deaths appear finally to end the feud. Crude and hateful as their low status. Thus from my lips, by yours, my sin is purged. For each a happy mask shall hide our wary visage.