Sampson bites his thumb at Abram and a fights breaks out between the servants.
Act 1. i
Benvolio tries to stop the fight but Tybalt comes along and keeps the fight going.
Act 1. ii
Prince Escalus hears about the fight and comes to stop it. After pointing out that they have fought three times already, he threatens to kill them if they fight again.
Act 1. iii
Benvolio finds Romeo after the fight. He finds Romeo looking sad and asks him whats wrong. Romeo tells him that he is in love with a girl but she doesn't like him back she wishes to be a nun.
Paris, cousin of Escalus, wishes to marry Juliet, Daughter of the Capulets, but Lord Capulet wants to wait two more years for her to get married. Paris makes a statement that girls her age are already mothers. Lord Capulet invites Paris to the big feast he is holding tonight and asks Paris to woo Juilet.