What does sack mean in Romeo and Juliet? Friar Laurence To sack, or pillage, derives from conquerors’ “sacking” a town—that is, putting the valuables in sacks and carrying them away. Romeo wants to put his name in a sack and remove it from his body.
what does Friar Lawrence mean when he says O then I see that madmen have no ears?
Insane people do not hear good. Their argument continues with these 2 lines.
What does thy fault our law calls death mean? Friar Lawrence counters him by calling him ungrateful for not seeing that banished is a much better sentence than him being put to death. What is Romeo’s “fault” Friar Lawrence says “Thy fault our law calls death” meaning that Romeo killing Tybalt would call for the death of Romeo.
why should you fall into so deep an O?
For Juliet’s sake, for her sake, rise and stand up.
Who said Wisely and slow?
William Shakespeare Quotes Wisely, and slow. They stumble that run fast.
how should they when that wise men have no eyes?
How should madmen hear, if wise men can’t even see? Let me dispute with thee of thy estate. Thou canst not speak of that thou dost not feel.
What is a lightning before death?
Lightening up before death. A lightening, or clearing, of the mental state in the hours or days before death, particularly in those delirious, is occasionally noted by those caring for the dying.
What are the pack of blessings upon Romeo?
A pack of blessings light upon thy back; Happiness courts thee in her best array; But, like a misbehaved and sullen wench, Thou pout’st upon thy fortune and thy love.
Which their keepers call A lightning before death?
[Lays PARIS in the tomb] How oft when men are at the point of death Have they been merry, which their keepers call A lightning before death! Oh, how may I 100 Call this a lightning? —O my love, my wife! Death, that hath sucked the honey of thy breath, Hath had no power yet upon thy beauty.
Who said there art thou happy?
Tybalt would kill thee, But thou slew’st Tybalt—there art thou happy.
How old are Romeo and Juliet?
Answer and Explanation: Juliet was 13 and Romeo’s exact age is never mentioned. In Shakespeare’s Romeo and Juliet, we know that Juliet is 13 years old, as Old Capulet tells
Who said banishment be merciful say death?
Act 3 Scene 3 Original Text Modern Text ROMEO Ha, banishment! Be merciful, say “death,” For exile hath more terror in his look, Much more than death. Do not say “banishment.” ROMEO Ha, banishment? Be merciful and say “death.” Exile is much worse than death. Don’t say “banishment.”
What does Villain and he be many miles asunder mean?
Therefore, Juliet’s aside later in Scene 5 of Act 3 shows us that she is remaining steadfast in her conviction to continue to trust Romeo, which we see in her line, “Villain and he be many miles asunder,” meaning that the term “villain” cannot justly be applied to describe Romeo’s character (III. v. 84).
Who says what Rouse thee man?
“what, rouse thee, man! thy juliet is alive there art thou happy. Tybalt what would kill thee, but thou slewest tybalt: there art thou happy.
Who stops Romeo from killing himself?
102-104). Then Romeo draws a sword or knife and asks the Friar where in his body his name lives, because he wants to cut it out. The Friar stops Romeo from killing himself, then gives him a tongue-lashing. He tells him he looks like a man, but he’s crying like a woman and acting like a beast.