Romeo and Juliet- Act IV, Scene III (Summary)

Act IV, Scene 3

Setting: Tuesday night at Juliet’s bedroom

Characters in Scene: Juliet, Lady Capulet, Nurse

Juliet asks the nurse to let her sleep alone in her room tonight. She told her to help Lady Capulet prepare for the wedding and thus sleep in Lady Capulet’s room. When she was alone, although she is frightened, she takes the potion Friar Lawrence gave her and falls asleep.

Key Quotation: Farewell! God knows when we shall meet again. I have a faint cold fear thrills through my veins that almost freezes up the heat of life. -Juliet

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