“O, I am slain! If thou be merciful, Open the tomb, lay me with Juliet.”
Friar Lawrence, Prince, members of the Montague and Capulet families reach the churchyard. Friar Lawrence and Balthasar explains what has caused all the deaths. Prince clarifies to everyone that the feud between the Capulet and Montagues, have caused the death of Romeo and Juliet. Lord Capulet and Montague agree to end the feud in honour of their children.
“Here’s to my love!”
“Thou art not conquer’d; beauty’s ensign yet is crimson in thy lips and in thy cheeks, And death’s pale flag is not advanced there.”
Romeo visits a nearby apothecary. He persuades the man to sell him the poison to help him survive.
“This is thy sheath; there rest, and let me die.”
“Poison,I see, hath been his timeless end”
Friar John reaches Friar Lawrence’s cell. He explains to Friar Lawrence that he couldn’t give Romeo the letter. Friar Lawrence quickly grabs equipment to take to Juliet’s tomb.
“Wherebe these enemies? -Capulet, -Montague, -See what a scourge is laid upon yourhate, that heaven finds means to kill your joys with love!”
“Romeo, there dead, was husband to that Juliet; and she, there dead, that Romeo’s faithful wife”
Romeo arrives at Juliet’s tomb. He sees Paris and Paris calls Romeo out for being a villain. The start arguing, they fight each other and Romeo kills Paris. Paris’ page calls to get the guards.
Romeo places Paris in the tomb with Juliet.Romeo talks to Juliet’s body and speaks his last words before drinking the poison and killing himself.
Juliet wakes up and sees Romeo dead. Guards start entering the churchyard. Juliet kisses Romeo’s still warm lips and quickly takes Romeo’s dagger and stabs herself.
“Fornever was a story of more woe than this of Juliet and her Romeo.”