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A Modern Day And Occasionally Comical Paraphrase Of Shakespeare's Romeo And Juliet Act Act Iii Scene V.

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Act III Scene VCapulet's house. Enter Romeo and Juliet on balcony.Juliet: Why are you going? It's not day yet. Why would you leave if it isn't night yet?Romeo: Look, honey, don't you see the sun rising in the east? The stars are fading and the sun has almost risen. I wish I could stay with you. But right now, its leave or die.Juliet: That light you see isn't day. I'm positive. It's just something from the sun or whatever. A flashlight for your travel to Mantua. So why should you leave? Come in and stay a while.Romeo: What? And let them kill me? Are you crazy? I want to stay very badly, but I gotta go. But I will never stop thinking of you.Juliet: Bye! Whatever. Get lost now. Hurry, it's getting lighter.Romeo: The lighter it gets the sadder we get. Later, Juliet!Enter Nurse.Nurse: Miss Juliet?Juliet: Yeah?Nurse: Your Mom's coming. It's almost morning, you better watch out.Romeo: See ya! But before I go.. (touches cheek) Can you gimme some sugar?Juliet: Um... how bout.... No?Romeo: Well... Can't say I didn't try.He climbs down.Juliet: Are you gone yet? My boy, my master, my homie and my husband? E-mail me every hour! And call me, 'kay? I'll have my cell on all the time. I can't waituntil the next time we see each other.Romeo: Later! And I won't waste a chance to e-mail you or to hear your sweet voice. TTFN, Juliet. I love you always.Juliet: Do you think we can ever chill together again?Romeo: Nooooo... Of course! Then one day, we will be able to laugh about this whole thing. You'll see.Juliet: I don't feel too good about all this. I see you, but as a dead man. You look kinda sick. Are you okay, Romeo?Romeo: Don't worry about it, sweet thang. The only thing that us sick is our sadness. In fact, you don't look so good yourself.Juliet: Gee, thanks.Romeo: No problem.Juliet: I pray you'll come back to me.Enter Lady CapuletLady Capulet: Hey Juliet! Where you at?Juliet: Say what? Who said my name? It's my Mom? What's she doing here?Lady Capulet: Lemme guess? You've still been bawling your eyes out about Tybalt's death? Oh please. C'mon woman! Do I need to watch Oprah with you again?Juliet: No, Mom! Anything but that!Lady Capulet: All the tears in the world won't bring your cousin Tybalt back. So cut the crying. You're making yourself look like a child..Juliet: Me and Tybalt were tight. How can I not cry about his death?Lady Capulet: Don't give me that! You're not really crying for his death. You're crying because the man who killed him is still alive.Juliet: And who might that be?Lady Capulet: Romeo. And a Montague at that. What a dog!Juliet: There's a lot of differences between Romeo and a dog! It doesn't matter anyways. I totally forgive Romeo. I forgive him with all of me. But still, there's no man that makes me want to cry as much as he.Lady Capulet: Then only reason that's so is 'cause that dog still breathes!Juliet: Mom, don't be so harsh! My wish is that only I can avenge the death of my cousin.Lady Capulet: Don't worry, hun. We'll have sweet,...

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