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what does sojourn mean as it is used in the following lines from Act V,Scene 3 of Romeo and Juliet?
Prince:This letter doth make good the friar's words, Their course of love, the tidings of her death: And here he writes that he did buy a poison of a poor 'pothecary, and therewithal Came to this vault to die, and lie with Juliet.--
Where be these enemies?--Capulet,--Montague,--
See what a scourge is laid upon your hate,
That Heaven finds means to kill your joys with love!
A. Inconvenience
B. Power
C. Punishment
D. results

I think the answer is D. Please correct me if I'm wrong.

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  1. I don't see "sojourn" in that passage.

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  2. I'm thinking it could be C because he said "Heaven finds means to kill your joys with love!" But I'm not sure.

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  3. I still don't see "sojourn" in that passage.

    And why are you guessing? Didn't you look the word up?

    http://www.dictionary.com/browse/sojourn?s=t

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  4. Yes I looked the word up. They want to know what (Scourge) mean as it is used in the following lines but I'm not sure because I looked it up and didn't find it to match any of my options placed below that'd why I was guessing to what I though it was to see if someone knew if I was correct or not because I need help

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  5. Scourge? Not sojourn?

    Please do a better job proofreading your questions before you post them!!

    Yes, your second guess is correct -- C.

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