The Tragedy of Romeo and Juliet

Act 5 Scene 1: Mantua A street


        Balthasar, Romeos servant has heard that Juliet has died and is berried in her family tomb. Romeo doesn't get the letter from the Friar. Romeo tells Balthasar to go get the horses and they leave. Along the way Romeo asks the Apothecary for some poison. He is unsure about selling him it. Then he finally gives in and sells the poison to Romeo.