|‘A pair of star crossed lover…..’
||Spoken by : the narratorMeaning is R &J fate to met
|‘O’she doth teach the torches to burn bright!’
||Spoken By: RomeoMeaning : Her face is bright and pretty
|‘Did my heart love till now? Forswear it , sight! For I ne’er saw true beauty till this night.’
||RomeoMeaning: Did the I truly love anyone till now.
|‘Have not saints lips, and holy palmers to? …..O, then, dear saint, let lips so what hands do!’
||RomeoLet’s Kiss – he wanting to kiss Juliet
|‘My only love, sprung from my only hate! Too early seen unknown, and known too late!’
||JulietMeaning: her only love is coming from her only hate – fight between the Montiques and Capulets
|‘He jests at scars that never felt a wound’
||RomeoMercutio makes fun of Romeo scars of love, before he has never loved before.
|‘But soft! What light through yonder window breaks? It is the east, and Juliet the sun!’
||RomeoRomeo is asking if Juliet Is the sun the bright light of his future love!
|‘See how she leans her cheek upon her hand! O that I were a glove upon that hand, That I might touch that cheek!’
||RomeoRomeo is saying look at how she leans her cheek on her hand. He wishes he could touch her hand.
|‘O Romeo, Romeo! Wherefore art thou Romeo? Deny thy brother and refuse thy name! … Tis but thy name that is my enemy!… …That which we call a rose, by any other name would smell as sweet.’
||JulietJuliet is asking why did Romeo have to be a Montague. My family is the only enemy and any other name would be better.
|‘My bounty is boundless as the sea, My love as deep; the more I give to thee, The more I have, for both are infinite.’
||JulietShe is saying every good feeling she has for him is as wide and as deep as the sea.