6. Lady Capulet describes Paris’s face as a precious book of love. Paris is “valiant, a man of wax, a flower.” Lady Capulet and Nurse describe Paris in terms of his physical appearance and his strong character. The cumulative effect is almost overwhelmingly positive.
How does the Nurse feel about Paris?
The nurse exclaims that Paris is a great man. Lady Capulet tells Juliet that Paris will be at the party they are hosting at their house that night, and Juliet should carefully examine him to see if she likes him enough to marry him.
Why do the Nurse and Lady Capulet think that Paris would be a good husband?
Lady Capulet thinks Paris will be a good husband for Juliet because both she and her husband think of him as a person of understanding who possesses a good heart. Moreover, he is wealthy and well-connected, so the marriage between would elevate Juliet and the entire family.
What do the Nurse Lady and Lord Capulet and Paris think has happened to Juliet?
Lord and Lady Capulet, the nurse, and Paris take turns exclaiming how terrible it is that Juliet has died and expressing their sadness. Eventually, Friar Laurence, who knows that Juliet is not actually dead, tells everyone to calm down.
What does the Nurse say about Juliet’s feelings for Paris?
What does nurse say about Juliet’s feelings are for this other suitor? she says she has no feelings for Paris, and it makes her sick.
How do Lady Capulet and the Nurse feel about Paris intentions of marrying Juliet?
While Lady Capulet sees Paris as the chance to make a socially advantageous match for the family, rather than considering Juliet’s feelings, the Nurse regards marriage as a purely physical relationship, almost a burden women simply must bear.
What metaphor does Lady Capulet use to describe Paris?
Lady Capulet uses an extended metaphor to describe Paris as a beautiful book of love.
What does Lord Capulet think of Paris?
As far as Paris goes, all that Lord Capulet says about him is that he’s “worthy.” He clearly thinks well of him and thinks he’s a good “catch” for him to get for his daughter.
What does Lady Capulet think of nursing?
Lady Capulet is a flighty, ineffectual mother: she dismisses the Nurse, seeking to speak alone with her daughter, but as soon as the Nurse begins to depart, Lady Capulet becomes nervous and calls the Nurse back.
What good qualities does Paris have according to Lady Capulet?
What merits does Paris have according to Lady Capulet? He is brave, smart, handsome, and a gentleman.
What does Lord Capulet ask the nurse to do while he chats with Paris?
What does Lord Capulet ask the Nurse to do while he chats with Paris? Lord Capulet asks the Nurse to get Juliet be ready for the wedding.
How do Capulet his wife the nurse and Paris react when they find Juliet?
How does Capulet, the nurse, Lady Capulet, and Paris react when they find Juliet? Nurse and Lady Capulet are sad and upset; Capulet is sad and then becomes angry; Paris is sad and is feeling sorry for himself. What does Friar Laurence tell the family?
How are the nurse and Lady Capulet different?
iii.). Whereas Lady Capulet simply means that Juliet is at a marriageable age, the Nurse answers earnestly, saying she knows Juliet’s exact age: “Faith, I can tell her age unto an hour” (I.
What do the Nurse and Lady Capulet want for Juliet?
The nurse wants to see Juliet get married. Lady Capulet wants her to marry someone of nobility, and she feels that Juliet is old enough to get married and wants her to consider Paris.
Why did Lady Capulet want Juliet to marry Paris?
Lady Capulet wants Juliet to marry Paris because it is the best way for Juliet to secure a stronger social position, while increasing the family’s…