What is the reason for Juliet finally agreeing to marry Paris?

Why does Juliet end up agreeing to marry Paris?

In his cell, Friar Lawrence speaks with Paris about the latter’s impending marriage to Juliet. Paris says that Juliet’s grief about Tybalt’s death has made her unbalanced, and that Capulet, in his wisdom, has determined they should marry soon so that Juliet can stop crying and put an end to her period of mourning.

Why has Capulet suddenly changed his mind and decided that Juliet must marry Paris?

Why has Capulet suddenly changed his mind about Juliet getting married? He thinks it will cheer her up and that it is a good match that will improve the family status with Prince Escalus.

Does Juliet agree to meet Paris?

Lady Capulet asks Juliet what she thinks about marrying Paris. Juliet says that she does not yet think of marriage but agrees to take a look at Paris to see if she might love him. Romeo, Benvolio and their friend, Mercutio, wait outside the Capulet’s House.

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What is Juliet willing to do if she has to marry Paris?

Friar Lawrence has a solution: she should go along with her father’s plan, but when it’s time to marry Paris, Juliet will take a potion that mimics death. She’ll be placed in the Capulet tomb, where the Friar will bring Romeo to wait for her to wake up. Juliet consents to the plan, takes the vial, and leaves.

How does Juliet react to marry Paris?

Lady Capulet tells Juliet about Capulet’s plan for her to marry Paris on Thursday, explaining that he wishes to make her happy. Juliet is appalled. She rejects the match, saying “I will not marry yet; and when I do, I swear / It shall be Romeo—whom you know I hate— / Rather than Paris” (3.5. 121–123).

What does Juliet threaten to do if she is forced to marry Paris?

Lord Capulet argues with Juliet

The scene starts with Lady Capulet telling Juliet that Lord Capulet has arranged her marriage to Paris in four days’ time. Juliet refuses to marry and her father threatens to disown her.

What makes Lord Capulet change his mind about Juliet’s choice for marriage?

He thought that Juliet wad grieving too hard for the death of her cousin, and decided that a hasty marriage to Paris ws the cure for it.

Why does the Friar change his mind about marrying Romeo and Juliet?

When Romeo asks Friar Lawrence to marry him and Juliet, Friar Lawrence agrees because he thinks their marriage might bring about the end of the feud between their two families. He states, “For this alliance may so happy prove / To turn your households’ rancor to pure love” (2.3.

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When did Juliet marry Paris?

Lord Capulet decides that Juliet shall marry Paris on Thursday.

Where does Juliet see Paris for the first time?

Where and when will Juliet see Paris for the first time? At a party/feast that night. Romeo, remember, is madly in love with fair Rosaline.