Romeo and Juliet

by: William Shakespeare

  Act 3 Scene 1

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TYBALT

Thou, wretched boy, that didst consort him here
Shalt with him hence.

TYBALT

Wretched boy, you hung out with him here, and you’re going to go to heaven with him.

ROMEO

     This shall determine that.

ROMEO

This fight will decide who dies.
They fight. TYBALT falls
They fight. TYBALT falls and dies

BENVOLIO

Romeo, away, be gone!
95The citizens are up, and Tybalt slain.
Stand not amazed. The Prince will doom thee death
If thou art taken. Hence, be gone, away!

BENVOLIO

Romeo, get out of here. The citizens are around, and Tybalt is dead. Don’t stand there shocked. The Prince will give you the death penalty if you get caught. So get out of here!

ROMEO

Oh, I am fortune’s fool!

ROMEO

Oh, I have awful luck.

BENVOLIO

     Why dost thou stay?

BENVOLIO

Why are you waiting?
Exit ROMEO
ROMEO exits.
Enter CITIZENS OF THE WATCH
The CITIZENS OF THE WATCH enter.

CITIZEN OF THE WATCH

Which way ran he that killed Mercutio?
100Tybalt, that murderer, which way ran he?

CITIZEN OF THE WATCH

The man who killed Mercutio, which way did he go? Tybalt, that murderer, which way did he run?

BENVOLIO

There lies that Tybalt.

BENVOLIO

Tybalt is lying over there.

CITIZEN OF THE WATCH

(to TYBALT) Up, sir, go with me.
I charge thee in the Prince’s name, obey.

CITIZEN OF THE WATCH

(to TYBALT) Get up, sir, and come with me. I command you, by the authority of the Prince, to obey me.
Enter PRINCE, MONTAGUE, CAPULET, LADY MONTAGUE, LADY CAPULET, and OTHERS
The PRINCE enters with MONTAGUE, CAPULET, LADY MONTAGUE, LADY CAPULET, and OTHERS.