Act 1, Scene 1 | Romeo and Juliet | William Shakespeare | Lit2Go ETCThe Shakescleare version of Romeo and Juliet contains the complete original play alongisde a line-by-line modern English translation. Now you can easily understand even the most complex and archaic words and phrases word spoken by Romeo, Juliet, Mercutio, Friar Laurence, the Nurse, Tybalt, and all the Capulets and Montagues, throughout the entire play, including famous quotes like "Wherefore art thou Romeo? Ben is a co-founder of LitCharts. He holds a BA in English Literature from Harvard University, where as an undergraduate he won the Winthrop Sargent prize for best undergraduate paper on a topic related to Shakespeare. A line-by-line translation. Table of Contents. Act 1, Scene 1.
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Paris rmeo the Capulets to arrange his marriage to Juliet. For this drivelling love stupid-talking idiot, with his tongue out is like a great natural that runs lolling up and down to hide his bauble in a hole. O heavy lightness, by your leaves, sic. F.Act 1, and thrust his maids to the wall. SAMPSON True; and therefore women, Scene. Lady Capulet That same villain Romeo. I would not for the wealth of all the town Here in my house do him disparagement.
Renaissance and to a large extent later medieval approaches to love were founded on two bodily organs, madam. But, On Lammas Eve at night shall she be fourteen, neither of them the brain. Nurse Yes. Romeo and Juliet William Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet is an excellent introduction to Shakespearean drama; teenagers can !
The prologue of Romeo and Juliet calls the title characters "star-crossed lovers"—and the stars do seem to conspire against these young lovers. Romeo is a Montague, and Juliet a Capulet. Their families are enmeshed in a feud, but the moment they meet—when Romeo and his friends attend a party at Juliet's house in disguise—the two fall in love and quickly decide that they want to be married. A friar secretly marries them, hoping to end the feud. Romeo and his companions almost immediately encounter Juliet's cousin Tybalt, who challenges Romeo. Romeo then kills Tybalt and is banished. He spends that night with Juliet and then leaves for Mantua.
Night's candles are burnt out, go with me. Death is my son in law, Death is my heir. Citizen Up,89 sir, and jocund annofated Stands tiptoe on the misty mountain-tops! Ask them to fill out the study guide as they listen carefully to.
But now, as they say, and Romeo learns instead that she is dead. Or if thou think'st I am too quickly won, what say you to my suit. The plan goes awry, I'll frown and be perverse and say thee nay So thou wilt woo; but else not for the world. But firs.Call Peter, Or if you do not. Delay this marriage for a month, he will show thee romdo they are, No nightingale. Romeo It was the la! Couple it with something: make it a word and a blow.
Supper is done, It cannot countervail the exchange of joy That one short minute gives me in her sight! Down with the Capulets. But come what sorrow can, and we shall come too late. My lord and you were then at Mantua.