Romeo and Juliet- Act 5

I dreamt my lady came and found me dead Romeo scene 1. Tells us of his dream, foreshadowing the events later in the act.
Then I defy you stars Romeo scene 1. Talks about defying fate and going to visit Juliet in her tomb
O my love, my wife! Death, that hath sucked the honey of thy breath, hath had no power yet upon thy beauty. Romeo- scene 3. Addresses Juliet and comments that death has not had any affect on her looks. The audience knows that she looks the same because she isn’t dead. Dramatic irony used here.
O true apothecary: thy drugs are quick. Thus with a kiss I die. Romeo scene 3. His final words before dying. Metaphor for taking poison suggests he feels a love and lust to die.
O happy dagger. This is thy sheath; there rust and let me die. Juliet scene 3. Final words before dying. Uses a metaphor to describe killing. Oxymoron suggests she wants to die.
For never was a story of more woe, than this of Juliet and her Romeo Prince- scene 3. The final lines of the play. Rhyming couplet shows the end of the play.

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