A person should value the friendships he/she makes.

Fight, Fight, Fight! (Act 3, Scene 1).

Mercutio is tired of Tybalt talking trash on Romeo so he decides to do something about it. "O, Calm, dishonorable, vile submission; [Draws] Tybalt, you ratchatcher, will you walk?" (1046, Lines 76-78) Mercutio drew his sword at Tybalt because he was mad at the fact that Romeo is being so calm when Tybalt was being rude to him. Mercutio is always there to support Romeo.

Mercutio, let's just go. (Act 3, Scene 1)

Benvolio is trying to help Mercutio not disturb the peace of the town square. "I pray thee, good Mercutio, let's retire. The day is hot, the Capulets abroad, And if we meet, we shall not escape a brawl, for how, these hot days, is the mad blood stirring," (1044, Lines 1-4). Benvolio is trying to save Mercutio's butt by telling him to not fight Tybalt because it will make The Prince and everyone else mad.

Oh, my bad Paris. (Act 5, Scene 3)

Romeo, oh Romeo. "For here lies Juliet, and her beauty makes this vault full of light. Death, lie thou there, by a dead man interred. [Lays Paris in the tomb]," (1094, Lines 88-90). Romeo realizes after he did it, that he has just killed Paris, the man who was supposed to be marrying Juliet. Respectively, Romeo lies Paris down with Juliet in the tomb like he wanted.

Romeo, get over her already! (Act 1, Scene 4)

Romeo, a Montague, is in love with a woman named Rosaline when one day they break up and Romeo is heartbroken. His friend Mercutio tries to help him by saying that there is other women out there but Romeo has to find them. "You are a lover. Borrow Cupid's wings and soar with them above a common bound," (1009, Lines 13-14). Mercutio and Benvolio decide to take Romeo to a party at the Capulet's house and on the way Mercutio is making jokes at Romeo (in a friendly way) to try and cheer him up.Theme: A person should value the friendships one makes. Throughout Romeo and Juliet Mercutio has been there for Romeo throughout the entire story. He helps him get over his breakup, he worries about him when Mercutio doesn't know where Romeo is, and he is just a great friend to him.