Arcite and Palamon got captured after battle and where put in chains. grey armor = palamonbowl cut guy = arcite
they where locked in a tower and the had 1 stool to stand on and look out the window when it was Palamons turn Palamon sticks his head out the window and the see who he thought was an angel. Her name was emily.
Arcite was requested to be released by someone and he was told to leave by sundown and to never return of he will die but arcite didn't want to leave and he offered for palamon to leave but he refused. when they where letting arcite out they forgot to lock the door and palamon escaped.
when arcite gets to his house he comes back in a costume trying to see emily again but unknowingly he runs into palamon hiding in the hollow of a tree. then they start fighting about who loves emily the most then duke thesis finds them and makes them fight for her.
palamon and arcite are forced to battle for the miss emilys hand in marriage and in the arcite won but died in battle so palamon got emilys hand in marriage.
after arcite was dead palamon got up and walked up to emily but palamon could tell emily didnt like him and didnt want to marry him and told duke thesis that she was not going to marry him but he said nonsense he is a noble night you shall marry him.