Romeo and Juliet Act 5

What news does Balthasar bring to Romeo? Juliet’s “Death”
What does Romeo mean when he says, “Then I defy you, stars!” Romeo is challenging fate by returning to Verona after being banished from there
What actions does Balthasar’s news prompt Romeo to do? Balthasar’s news prompts Romeo to purchase poison and write a letter about his marriage to Juliet
Why doesn’t the apothecary want to sell his poison? How does Romeo convince him? The Apothecary can be executed for selling poison. Romeo gives him 40 gold coins. Apothecary accepts because he is poor.
How long does the poison take to work immediatly
What does Friar John tell Friar Lawrence? John tells Lawrence he couldn’t send his letter because he was stuck. A sickness was going around so he was kept there so he wouldn’t spread it.
After hearing this news from John, What does Friar Lawrence intend to do? He intends to hide Juliet in his cell and write back to Romeo.
Within how many hours will Juliet awaken? What does Friar plan for her? Within 3 hours. Stay in cell until Romeo arives
Why is Paris at Juliet’s tomb? He is there to pay his respects to Juliet
Romeo gives Balthasar two reasons for entering the Capulet’s tomb, What are they? He wants to see Juliet one last time (Pay respects) and to take the ring from her hand.
Why does Paris think that Romeo came to her grave? Paris thinks Romeo is there to spread “Villainous shame” and rob her grave
What is Paris’ last request? why does Romeo honor his request? Paris’ request is to have his body laid by Juliet. to honor Mercuito. Romeo stays loyal to his faith
What is it about Juliet that should have told Romeo that she was not dead? Juliet still had a lively glow to her.
Why doesn’t Friar Lawrence stay in the tomb with juliet after she awakens? What does he plan? Friar knows that the watchmen are coming so he doesn’t want to get caught . He is then going to take Juliet to nuns.
Why does Juliet kiss Romeo after he is dead? Juliet hopes that some of the poison will still be on his lips so it can seep into her lips and body
Where does Juliet get the dagger she used to kill herself from? Romeo’s Sheath
When Montague first arrives on the scene, what does he say? He says that Lady Montague has died from grief.
What information does Romeo’s letter give? The letter tells of Romeo and juliet’s marriage
How do Montague And Capulet plan to honor romeo and Juliet Capulet will give Montague a dowry. Montague will make a gold statue of Juliet.