Sampson uses insulting [[language]] about any man or woman of [[Montague's]] household. He is aggressive, saying he will 'take the wall' and [[bite]] his thumb. He must not be caught [[starting]] a fight.
He and [[Gregory]] soon meet servants of Montague's house and they begin fighting with their [[swords]]. [[Benvolio]] enters and tries to get the men to stop, but then Tybalt enters who calls Benvolio a [[coward]] . Soon [[citizens]] get involved, fighting on any side. Lastly. [[Lord]] Montague and Lord Capulet enters the scene, before Prince [[Escalus]] stops the fight. The Prince theatens the Lords with the punishments of [[death]] if they are caught fighting again.