Who all did Romeo kill?
What 2 people did Romeo kill?
Romeo does kill two young gallants, young noblemen all, one of whom roams the streets vexing the Prince because they insist upon venting the ire spurred by the family feuds surrounding them. via
Why did Romeo kill Mercutio?
Because Romeo and Tybalt are responsible for the death of Mercutio, Romeo says that one of their souls must accompany his to the next life. Romeo kills Tybalt to avenge the death of Mercutio at the hand of Tybalt. While doing so, he gets in the way of Mercutio and Tybalt while they are fighting. via
Who did Romeo kill for Juliet?
Enraged, Romeo declares that his love for Juliet has made him effeminate, and that he should have fought Tybalt in Mercutio's place. When Tybalt, still angry, storms back onto the scene, Romeo draws his sword. They fight, and Romeo kills Tybalt. via
How old was Romeo?
Romeo's age is never given, but since he carries a sword, it can be assumed that he is not younger than Juliet's thirteen years. It is much more likely that, given his immature responses to problematic events in the play, that he is probably about sixteen or seventeen years old. via
Who banished Romeo?
Another fight breaks out in Verona and Tybalt kills Romeo's friend Mercutio. Romeo had tried to prevent the fight but, after Mercutio's death, he kills Tybalt. The Prince banishes Romeo from Verona because of what he has done. Juliet is distraught by the news of Tybalt's death and Romeo being banished. via
Did Romeo kill Paris?
Paris's page runs off to get the civil watch. Romeo kills Paris. As he dies, Paris asks to be laid near Juliet in the tomb, and Romeo consents. Romeo descends into the tomb carrying Paris's body. via
How old is Juliet?
Juliet is thirteen years old. In Shakespeare's primary sources, Juliet is considerably older than she is in the play. Why does Shakespeare change Juliet's age? via
Who gave Juliet the poison?
The Friar will give Juliet a potion to make her appear dead. After drinking it, her family will lay her apparently lifeless body in the Capulet tomb. The potion will last for 24 hours, during which time Friar Lawrence will send news to Romeo. via
What were Mercutio's last words?
Before he dies, Mercutio curses both the Montagues and Capulets, crying several times, "A plague o' both your houses!" (Act III, Sc. 1, often quoted as "A pox on both your houses"). via
Why did Tybalt kill Romeo?
Mercutio learned that Tybalt had challenged Romeo to a dual by letter, and, feeling angered by this, followed his impetuous instincts and decided to place himself out on the street so that he could challenge Tybalt himself if he saw him. Hence, one reason that Romeo kills Tybalt is to avenge his best friend's death. via
What does Mercutio think is the reason Romeo refuses to fight?
Mercutio thinks Romeo refuses to fight with Tybalt when challenged because he is afraid of him. Neither Mercutio nor Tybalt knows Romeo secretly married Tybalt's cousin Juliet and now feels well disposed to all members of the Capulet family because of his new relationship with them. via
How did Juliet avoid the marriage?
After Paris leaves, Juliet asks Friar Lawrence for help, brandishing a knife and saying that she will kill herself rather than marry Paris. The friar proposes a plan: Juliet must consent to marry Paris; then, on the night before the wedding, she must drink a sleeping potion that will make her appear to be dead. via
Did Romeo kill Juliet's brother?
Mercutio dies. Enraged, Romeo duels and kills Tybalt in return, leading to his own exile by the prince. Tybalt is revealed to be Juliet's maternal first cousin, when Lady Capulet arrives at the scene where Tybalt lies dead, and cries "Tybalt, my cousin, O my brother's child!" (III.) via
What does Tybalt call Romeo?
Tybalt calls Romeo a "villain" because he is a Montague and a sworn enemy of the Capulets. Tybalt has nothing but contempt and hatred for Romeo, who snuck into his uncle's ball. Once Tybalt overhears Romeo's voice, he vows to get revenge and eventually challenges Romeo to a duel. via