What was Juliet's reaction to her parents' decision that she will marry Paris?And how does Lord Capulet react when she Juliet refuses to marry Paris?
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When Juliet's parents tell her that they have arranged her wedding to Paris, she is already secretly married to Romeo. They have had a night together, and consummated their union. So she is terribly upset, and adamantly opposed.
Her parents are confounded, not knowing the source of her opposition. Her father threatens to disown her, or force her to marry Paris "or never after look me in the face".
When her parents tell her that she will marry Paris she asks them not to make her do it.
When she does this, Lord Capulet, in particular, goes crazy with anger. He starts saying all kinds of horrible things to Juliet. He tells his wife to throw Juliet out of the house. He tells Juliet he will drag her to the church on a hurdle (like people were dragged to a place of execution). He even goes so far as to say to his wife that he wishes they had never had a child. So he is pretty furious.
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