Romeo and Juliet - Did Paris love Juliet? Showing 1-7 of 7
Act 5. Scene III
Under yond yew-trees lay thee all along, Holding thine ear close to the hollow ground; So shall no foot upon the churchyard tread, Being loose, unfirm, with digging up of graves, But thou shalt hear it: whistle then to me, As signal that thou hear'st something approach. Give me those flowers. Do as I bid thee, go. The boy gives warning something doth approach. What cursed foot wanders this way to-night, To cross my obsequies and true love's rite? What with a torch! Hold, take this letter; early in the morning See thou deliver it to my lord and father.
Paul Rudd as Paris. Image Source: Slides. Roberto Bisacco as Paris. Image Source: Verona Times. Paris Home Cast of Characters. Annotated list of all appearances and all mentions of Paris [In mythology, Paris was the male beauty who abducted Helen of Troy. Paris makes a polite comment about that, then asks, "But now, my lord, what say you to my suit?
Juliet tries to convince Romeo that the birdcalls they hear are from the nightingale, a night bird, rather than from the lark, a morning bird. Romeo cannot entertain her claims; he must leave before the morning comes or be put to death. Juliet declares that the light outside comes not from the sun, but from some meteor. Faced with this turnaround, Juliet declares that the bird they heard was the lark; that it is dawn and he must flee. The Nurse enters to warn Juliet that Lady Capulet is approaching. Romeo and Juliet tearfully part. Romeo climbs out the window.
Of honourable reckoning are you both; And pity 'tis you lived at odds so long. These times of woe afford no time to woo. Madam, good night: commend me to your daughter. My father Capulet will have it so; And I am nothing slow to slack his haste. Immoderately she weeps for Tybalt's death, And therefore have I little talk'd of love;