O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy father and refuse thy name. Or, if thou wilt not, be but sworn my love, And I’ll no longer be a Capulet.
Act 2 Scene 4
What wilt thou tell her, Nurse? Thou dost not mark me.
I will tell her, sir, that you do protest, which, as I take it, is a gentlemanlike offer.
After the party, as Juliet expresses her feelings about Romeo, unbeknownst to her, a silent Romeo sits in the shadows listening to her every word.
After finding Romeo in town, the Nurse asks to talk to Romeo alone without his 2 companions, Benvolio and Mercutio. The nurse tells Romeo that her little mistress, Juliet, has asked her to be a messenger between them and Romeo declares his love for Juliet to the Nurse