Romeo and Juliet Act 2 quotes

Juliet Act 2 Lines:33-36 pg 610 “O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy father and refuse thy name; Or, if thou wilt not, be swron my love, And ill no longer be a Capulet”Circumstances:Why are you Romeo and a Montague? Juliet bemoans the fact that she is in love with her enemy. Yet, she will give up her name to be with, him.
Romeo Act 2 Lines 77-78 page 612: ” Than twenty of their sowards! Look thou but sweet, And I am proof against their enmity”Circumstances:Romeo would rather be caught and killed by Juliet’s family than live without her love.
Juliet Act 2 Lines 109-111 page 613:”O swear not by the moon, nth’ inconstant moon That monthly change in the circle orb, Lest that thy love prove likewise variable”Circumstance:Juliet does not want Romeo to swear by the moon because the moon changes, and she does not want Romeo’s love for her to change.
Juliet Act 2 Lines 117-120 Pg 613″I have no joy of this contract tonight. It is too rash, too unadvised, too sudden: too like the lightning,”circumstances:Juliet shows some rational thinking and says that they are rushing into things. She says that they should slow down and see how things go.
Juliet Act 2 Lines 133-135 Pg 614″My bounty is a boundless as the sea, My love as deep; the more I give to thee; the more I have, for both are infinite”Circumstances:Juliet says that her love for Romeo is strong and endless
Juliet Act 2 Lines 143-145 Pg 614″If that thy bent of love be honorable, thy purpose marriage, send me word tomorrow”Circumstances:Juliet says that if Romeo plans to marry her, she will send a messenger to him tomorrow to find out the wedding plans.
Juliet Act 2 Lines 184-185 Pg 615″Good night, good night! Parting is such sweet sorrow that I shall say good night till it be morrow”Circumstances:Juliet says good night to Romeo. She does not want to say good bye to him.
Friar Act 2 Lines 65-68 Pg 618″Holy Saint Francis! What a change is here! Is Rosaline, that thou didst love so dear, so soon forsaken?”Circumstances:Friar Lawrance scolds Romeo for changing his mind about who he loves so quickly. He says Romeo is attracted to physical beuty, not to who the person really is.
Friar Act 2 Line 94 pg 618 “Wisely and slow, They stumble that run fast”Circumstances:Frair Lawrance tells Romeo to take things slowly. If you rush, things may go wrong.
Mercutio Act 2 Line 19-20 page 619 “More than prince of cats o he’s the courageous captain of compliments”Circumstances:Mercution says that Tybalt is a very good duelist – a good swordsman.
Nurse Act 2 Lines 67-68 Pg 627 “Then hie you hence Friar Lawrence cell: there stays a husband to make you a wife.”Circumstances:The Nurse delivers the plans for the wedding to Juliet. Frair Lawrance will marry them in his office. Romeo is waiting for her there.
Romeo Act 2 Lines 1-3 pg.609″He jests at scars that never felt a wound. But soft! what light through younder window breaks? It is the East, and Juliet is the sun!”Circumstances:Romeo is no longer sad about Rosaline.Romeo sees Juliet standing on her balcony. He comments on her beauty. in a metaphor, he compares her to light.
Juliet Act 2 Lines 43-44 pg.610What’s in a name? That which we call a rose. By any other word smell as sweet.Circumstance:It does not matter what Romeo’s name is. Juliet loves him for who he is.
Friar Act 2 Line 9 pg. 628″These violent delights have violent ends.”Circumstances:extreme joy can end badly.

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