What does Romeo believe his dream means? 

When Mercutio speaks of Queen Mab, what is his tone? 

Romeo says it's not a good idea to go to the ball because of a dream he had. What does this reveal about Romeo? 

Mercutio can speak adding to Romeo's use of imagery. Why might Shakespeare give Mercutio this skill? 


What metaphor does Romeo use to explain why his mood won't allow him to dance at the ball?