The Nurse returns to Juliet, who was waiting for her to come back after many hours. She tells Juliet to go to the Friar’s cell to get married. They get married but meanwhile, Benvolio, Mercutio, and Romeo face Tybalt. He decides to challenge Romeo to a duel, but instead, Mercutio recklessly challenges and fights in Romeo’s place. Tybalt kills Mercutio, so, as revenge, Romeo kills Tybalt. Prince Escalus hears of the tragic news, and decides to banish Romeo from Verona as a punishment.