How does Juliet's soliloquy in Act 2, Scene 5 compare with her soliloquy in Act 3, Scene 2 of Shakespeare's Romeo and Juliet?

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In both soliloquies, Juliet is waiting, and her wait is related to feeling of love. In Act 2, Scene 5, she is waiting for Nurse to bring news from Romeo about wedding plans, while in Act 3, Scene 2, she is waiting for Romeo to come to her room for their wedding night. Since both soliloquies have to do with waiting and love, both are filled with images related to waiting, speed, and love.

In Act 2, Scene 5, she is feeling particularly annoyed because Nurse has not yet returned, and it is already high noon when Juliet sent Nurse to meet Romeo and nine in the morning. But more importantly, Juliet is very eager to learn if Romeo really does intend to marry her. Hence, Juliet complains about Nurse's infirmity, possibly obesity, and wishes that she could know Romeo's mind just by hearing his thoughts, as we see in her lines:

O, she is lame! Love's heralds should be thoughts,
Which ten times faster glide than...

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