Romeo and Juliet

by: William Shakespeare

  Act 5 Scene 2

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FRIAR JOHN

 Brother, I’ll go and bring it thee.

FRIAR JOHN

Brother, I’ll go and bring it to you.
Exit FRIAR JOHN
FRIAR JOHN exits.

FRIAR LAWRENCE

Now must I to the monument alone.
25Within this three hours will fair Juliet wake.
She will beshrew me much that Romeo
Hath had no notice of these accidents.
But I will write again to Mantua,
And keep her at my cell till Romeo come.
30Poor living corse, closed in a dead man’s tomb!

FRIAR LAWRENCE

Now I must go to the tomb alone. Within three hours Juliet will wake up. She’ll be very angry with me that Romeo doesn’t know what happened. But I’ll write again to Mantua, and I’ll keep her in my cell until Romeo comes. That poor living corpse. She’s shut inside a dead man’s tomb!
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FRIAR LAWRENCE exits.