Sunday night Capulets house. Characters: Servingsmen, Capulet, Cousin Capulet, Romeo, Tybalt, Juliet, Nurse, Benvolio
Capulet welcomes the guests and invites them to dance, during the speech Romeo spots Juliet and thinks she is the most beautiful girl in the world. Romeo asks the Servingman who Juliet is, then Romeo and Juliet start talking. Romeo then asks Juliet for a kiss, so he kisses her and after talking for a bit longer, he does it again. The Nurse takes Juliet upstairs and that’s when Romeo realises Juliet is a Capulet and considers the consequences of them being together. Juliet try’s to hide her love for Romeo by asking the Nurse about other young men she sees. She asks about Romeo next and says that if he is married her grave will be her wedding bed. The Nurse says that he is a Montague Juliet says she will love him even though he is the enemy.
Quote: if he be married, My grave is like to be my wedding bed.