Act 3, Scene 1
Location: A street in Verona, (in public)
Time: Monday afternoon
Characters: Benvolio, Mercutio, Tybalt, Romeo, Prince, Officer, Lady Capulet, Montague
Events: Tybalt is desperate to kill Romeo because he went to the Capulet’s party. Tybalt gets into a sword fight with Mercutio because Romeo does not want to fight him and tries to declare peace. Tybalt kills Mercutio while Romeo is trying to stop the sword fight.Tybalt runs off to try and avoid the punishment but Romeo follows him and kills him. This started an uprising and Romeo was declared banished from Verona.
Quote: “this day black fate on moe days doth back again, This but begins the woe others must end”-Romeo
“I am fortunes fool”- Romeo