Why does Capulet move the wedding up to Wednesday?

Why does Capulet move the wedding up to Wednesday and how does this affect the timing of the Friar’s plans?

Although Lord Capulet moves the wedding a day forward, it would not have any effect on Friar Laurence’s original plan. The plan was that Juliet would take the potion, which would induce a death-like sleep that same night (Tuesday) and she would awaken forty-two hours later.

Does Capulet move the wedding to Wednesday?

Summary: Act 4, scene 2

Juliet returns home, where she finds Capulet and Lady Capulet preparing for the wedding. She surprises her parents by repenting her disobedience and cheerfully agreeing to marry Paris. Capulet is so pleased that he insists on moving the marriage up a day, to Wednesday—tomorrow.

Who first finds Juliet after she has taken the potion?

Romeo and Juliet Review

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Who discovers Juliet after she takes Friar Lawrence’s potion? The nurse.
Who proposes that a gold statue of Juliet be built in Verona? Montague.
To which powerful figure is Paris related? Prince Escalus
How and where does Romeo commit suicide? With poison in Juliet’s tomb.
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What day does Lord Capulet move the wedding to?

What change does Lord Capulet make in the wedding plans? Lord Capulet moves the wedding from Thursday to Wednesday.

Who finds Juliet dead?

The Nurse finds Juliet, apparently dead. Hearing the commotion the Nurse makes, Capulet and Lady Capulet enter, horrified to find their daughter in such a state. Then Friar Lawrence and Paris arrive to fetch the bride for the wedding, and everyone grieves her loss.

Did Paris really love Juliet?

Even though Paris’s’ love for Juliet was seen as a mere affection for her beauty and Paris had planed to marry Juliet through an arranged marriage, but as the play gets to and end it is show that Paris truly did love Juliet.

Why did Juliet not marry Paris?

Lord Capulet is sad that Juliet never married Paris because he thinks that it would have made her happy. Lady Capulet acts as Paris. Lord Capulet promises Paris that the wedding will be on Thursday. Lady Montague acts as Juliet and Lord Montague acts as Romeo.

Who does Lord Capulet want Juliet to marry?

The only really explicitly stated reason that Capulet wants Juliet to marry Paris is that he wants to help Juliet get over the loss of her cousin, Tybalt. Lady Capulet tells Juliet, “thou hast a careful father, child, / One who, to put thee from thy heaviness, / Hath sorted out a sudden day of joy […]” (3.5.

Why does Juliet finally agree to marry Paris?

Lady Capulet believes the cause of her daughter’s sadness is her grief for Tybalt rather than Romeo’s banishment. … Juliet seeks advice from her Nurse, but she agrees that Juliet should marry Paris because Romeo is as good as dead.

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