There were two cusins that were on a battle feild there names are Palamon and Arcite. They were fighting king Creon and they both got wounded and sent to prison in the tower.
While they where in the tower prison they were looking out the window. They seen this really pretty girl ,they both fell in love with her. They just kept bekering and fighting over her.
Arcite and Palamon kept fighting over her. Then the goaler told Arcite that he won his freedom he could leave prison tommorow. Palamon was mad he asked what about him but he didnt gain his freedom. The goaler told Arcite that once he got out he could not come back to the tower.
Arcite decided to go back to the tower to see Emily even though he wasnt sopposed to. He grew out his beard and went back. He went there to become a servant. He ran into Palamon he had escaped and they started fighting.
They were found fighting over Emily so they said who ever won the fight then they would be the the one to marry Emily. Arcite won but then his horse rode from under him and his lance killed him.
Palamon and Emily get married. Palamon and Emily arent really happy anout getting married. But because Arcite died they had to get married. Emily thought Palamon was not cute.