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Why is Paris at Friar Laurence's cell?

to arrange his marriage to Juliet

What does Paris think Juliet has come to see Friar Laurence?

coming to confession

What has she really come to see him about?

to ask the Friar for help to avoid marrying Paris

What does Juliet say she will do if Friar can't help her?

kill herself

What plan does Friar come up with so that Juliet will not have to marry Paris?

she will take a potion that will make her appear dead

How long will Juliet appear dead?

42 hours

Who will be there when Juliet wakes up? How will they know about it?

Romeo and the Friar...Friar will send Romeo a letter. He sends the letter with a monk.

Why does Juliet say she went to shrift?

to ask for forgiveness for being disobedient

What does Juliet tell her father that Friar Laurence told her to do?

the Friar told her to apologize and agree to marry Paris

After Juliet apologizes to her father, what does he decide to do?

he decides to move the wedding to Wednesday, one day earlier

Why isn't Juliet upset about the change?

she knows she has the potion

What does Juliet plan to do if the potion does not work?

stab herself

How does Juliet feel as she is about to drink the potion?

worried about it not working

Who goes to wake up Juliet early on the morning of her wedding?

the nurse

Which characters mourn Juliet's death?

Lady Capulet, nurse, Paris

Who doesn't seem to mourn her death? Why?

Friar Laurence, he knows she's not really dead

Romeo and Juliet Timeline

Sunday - street fight, party, met
Monday - marriage, death of Mercutio and Tybalt, wedding night
Tuesday - Juliet told about marrying Paris, Friar Lawrence gives her the potion
Wednesday- morning of the wedding

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