Her body sleeps in Capel’s monument, And her immortal part with angels lives. I saw her laid low in her kindred's vault And presently took post to tell it you... (V. I. 18-21)
Romeo Buys Poison
Put this in any liquid you will And drink it off, and if you had the strength of twenty men, it would dispatch you straight. (V.i.81-83)
The Message Won’t Reach Romeo
Within this three hours fair Juliet will wake. She will beshrew me much that Romeo Hath had no notice of these accidents. But I will write again to Manuta, And keep her at my cell till Romeo come. (V.ii.25-29)
Romeo’s servant, Balthasar, arrives in Mantua and tells Romeo that Juliet is dead. Romeo is distraught and plans to kill himself.
Paris vs. Romeo
By heaven, I love thee better than I love myself, For I come hither armed against myself. Stay not, begone, live, and hereafter say A madman's mercy bid thee run away.
Romeo goes to an apothecary and buys illegal poison from a poor apothecary so that he can kill himself and be with Juliet.
Romeo Kills Himself
Eyes, look your last. Arms, take your last embrace. And lips, O, you doors of breath, seal with a righteous kiss A dateless bargain to engrossing death...Here's to my love. O true apothecary, Thy drugs are quick. Thus with a kiss I die. (V.iii.112-115, 119-120)
The friar’s message never got to Romeo because the guards thought the man delivering the letter had the plague. The friar comes up with a plan to rescue Juliet and take her to Romeo himself.
Romeo runs into Paris, who is mourning Juliet’s death. Romeo threatens Paris, who thinks Romeo is there to vandalise the tomb. They fight, and Paris is killed.
Wilt thou provoke me? Then have at thee, boy! (V.iii.64-70)
I do defy thy commination And apprehend thee for a felon here.
Romeo finds Juliet’s body in the tomb. He kisses her one last time before drinking the poison and dying.