In Act II, Scene 4 of Shakespeare's  Romeo and Juliet, what does Tybalt send to Romeo's house?

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In act 2, scene 4 of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet, Mercutio and Benvolio are discussing Romeo's whereabouts after he gave them the slip at the Capulet party. Benvolio mentions that Tybalt has sent a letter to Romeo's house. The letter is a challenge to duel. In Elizabethan times, dueling was fairly common among the nobility. Nobles had to protect their honor. Their honor was tied to their wealth, family name, and favor with the king or queen. They took any insult to their family's honor very seriously and defended it or risked being seen as a coward.

When Romeo and his friends show up uninvited at the Capulet party, Tybalt feels that the family's honor has been threatened. In act 1, scene 5, Tybalt exclaims:

"What, dares the slave

Come hither, covered with an antic face,
To fleer and scorn at our solemnity?
Now, by the stock and honor of my kin,
To strike him dead I hold it not a sin."
On that night, Old Capulet holds him off, but Tybalt will not overlook the offense. He issues the challenge to...

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