When Juliet says, "My dismal scene I must act alone." What does she mean? How else could I say that but in an easier term?

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She means that she has no choice but to make her own decision and take her life (literally) into her own hands.

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Juliet says 'My dismal scene I needs must act alone.' or in other words, 'I must act my dreadful scene alone.' This is said as Juliet prepares to drink the potion.

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She means that since she is about to drink the potion Friar Lawrence gave her, she must act alone in commiting her suicidle act.

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