They leave the party and Romeo runs to the Capulet Orchard. Mercutio and Benvolio believe he is upset about Rosaline and make fun of him.
Juliet complains that her and Romeo are enemies, and says she loves him. They talk in the garden and swear they love one another. Juliet tells him she will send a messenger the next day.
Romeo goes to see Friar Lawrence and asks him to marry them. Friar Lawrence is wary at first but agrees based on the hope it will end the feud.
Tybalt has sent Romeo a challenge. Romeo meets Mercutio and Benvolio, where the Nurse finds hm. They discuss the plans for the wedding and the Nurse tells Romeo how Juliet loves him.
Juliet is worrying about how the Nurse has not yet returned from finding Romeo When the Nurse does return, she tells her how Romeo is 'gentle as a lamb', and to do what she wants. Juliet is told to meet Romeo in Friar Lawrence's cell later that day.
Romeo and the Friar speak about how perfect the marriage is, going as far as to challenge death. They are married quickly.