Romeo and Juliet Act 4 and 5 Quotes

Hold, daughter, I do spy a kind of hope,/ Which craves as desperate an execution/ As that is desperate which we would prevent. Friar Lawrence act 4 scene 1 antithesis; simile
Farewell! God knows we shall meet/ again./ I have a faint cold fear thrills through my veins/ That almost freezes up the heat of life./ I’ll call them back again comfort me…/ What if this mixture do not work at all? Juliet act 4 scene 3 dramatic Irony; antithesis; rhetorical question
Ready to go, but never to return./ O son, the night before thy wedding day/ Hath Death lain with thy wife. There she lies,/ Flower as she was, deflowered by him./ Death is my son-in-law, Death is my heir. Capulet act 4 scene 5antithesis; personification; pun; metaphor
Then she is well, and nothing can be ill./ Her body sleeps in Capel’s monument,/ And her immortal part with angels lives./ I saw her lain low in her kindred’s vault. Balthasar act 5 scene 1antithesis; dramatic irony
Put this in any liquid thing you will/ And drink it off, and if you have the strength/ Of twenty men, it would dispatch you straight Apothecary act 5 scene 1hyperbole
There is thy gold–worse poison to men’s souls,/ Doing more murder in this loathsome world,/ Than these poor compounds that this mayst not/ sell./ I sell thee poison; thou has sold me none. Romeo act 5 scene 1 personification; metaphor; juxtaposition
Suspecting that we both were in a house/ Where the infectious pestilence did reign,/ Sealed up the doors, and would not let us forth,/ So that my speed to Mantua was stayed. Friar John act 5 scene 2 Personification
Sweet flower, with flowers thy bridal bed I strew/(O Woe! thy canopy is dust and stones)/ Which with sweet water nightly I will dew;/ Or, wanting that, with tears distilled by moans by moans./ The obsequies that i for thee will keep/ Nightly shall be to strew thy grave and weep. Paris act 5 scene 3epithet; pun
Death that hath sucked the honey of thy breath,/ Hath had no power yet upon thy beauty./ Thou art not conquered. Beauty’s ensign yet/ Is crimson in thy lips and in thy cheeks, And death’s pale flag is not advanced there. Romeo act 5 scene 3personification; dramatic irony; metaphor
What’s here? A cup, closed in my truelove’s/ hand?/ Poison, I see, hath been his timeless end./ O churl! Dunk all, and left no friendly drop/ To help me after? I will kiss thy lips. Juliet act 5 scene 3 rhetorical question; oxymoron
Where be these enemies? Capulet, Montague,/ See what a scourge is laid upon your hate,/ That heaven finds means to kill your joys with/ love,/ And I, for winking at your discords too,/ Have lost a brace of kinsmen. All are punished. Prince act 5 scene 3Antithesis; personification

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