County Paris secretly enters the Capulet’s crypt, but soon steps aside, hearing Romeo; Romeo having also decided to pay a visit to the crypt. Paris steps forward. He and Romeo draw swords and fight. Romeo stabs him. As he is dying, Paris asks to be placed in Juliet’s tomb. Romeo opens Juliet’s tomb, places Paris’ body next to her, kisses Juliet, drinks the poison and dies. Friar Lawrence soon enters the crypt and finds the bodies of Romeo and Paris. Juliet awakens and asks for Romeo. Friar Lawrence soon exits. Seeing Romeo dead, she stabs herself and dies.