Who wants to marry Juliet, and what does Lord Capulet say to him?

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Early in the play, in act 1, scene 2, the Count Paris approaches Juliet's father, Lord Capulet, wanting to marry her. However, it seems that the two men have had similar conversations before now because Capulet says that he can only answer by

saying o'er what I have said before.
My child is yet a stranger in the world.
She hath not seen the change of fourteen years.
Let two more summers wither in their pride
Ere we may think her ripe to be a bride. (1.2.7-11)

In other words, Lord Capulet feels that Juliet is still too young—she is only thirteen years old—to get married. He asks Paris to give her two more years to mature and prepare to become a wife and mother.

Paris counters by saying that many girls younger than Juliet have entered into successful marriages and become mothers. Yet Capulet is unmoved, saying that "too soon marred" are those who become mothers so young. He advises Paris, however, to

woo her, . . . get her heart:
My will to her consent is but a part.
And, she agreed, within her scope of choice
Lies my consent and fair according voice. (1.2.16-19)

Capulet tells Paris to endear himself to Juliet in the meantime, because Capulet's permission is only part of what is necessary to marry her: Juliet must consent to the marriage herself. Therefore, Capulet advises Paris to win Juliet's heart.

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Paris, a relative of the Prince of Verona, wants to marry Juliet, and Lord Capulet not only gives his permission, but arranges the marriage to take place within three days, which is deemed to be enough time for Juliet and the family to grieve Tybalt's death. When Lady and Lord Capulet give Juliet the news, she does not respond as they hoped. She swears never to marry Paris, saying that she would marry Romeo before she married Paris (this is dramatically ironic, as the audience knows she has already, in fact, married Romeo). Lord Capulet flies into a dreadful rage when she defies him, and tells her that he will disown her unless she obeys his wishes. At this point, the Friar concocts a plot to save Juliet from a marriage to Paris that he cannot grant (Juliet being married to Romeo already, a second marriage would have been invalid and sinful in any case). The failure of this plot leads to the deaths of Romeo and Juliet

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