Romeo and Juliet Act 2: Scene 4

What are Benvolio and Mercutio doing as the scene opens? Looking for Romeo.
To what do they attribute Romeo’s strange behavior? Rosaline fell in love.
What new occurrence in the Montague/Capulet feud does Mercutio and Belvolio know about that Romeo has no knowledge? Tybalt challenged Romeo to a duel.
How does Romeo respond to Mercutio’s jokes and gibes in lines 35-61? Romeo plays along with it.
What conclusions does Mercutio reach about Romeo from the changes in Romeo’s mood? He’s back to his old self and they think his new love is over the top.
Whose message does the Nurse deliver to Romeo? The first message delivered by the Nurse is her own: she tells him not to take advantage of Juliet. The second message delivered by the Nurse is when threatens him again to not be a two-timer (stay with Juliet; no cheating).
What does the Nurse say? Juliet wants to know if he still wants to get married. Romeo relays the time and informs the Nurse he has made the vow to get married.
What scheme has Romeo devised? First they will go to confession, as to cover up the marriage.
What is Romeo’s servant going to give the Nurse? A rope ladder.

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