Romeo and Juliet

What is the meaning of this Shakespeare quote: "Give me my Romeo, and, when he shall die, Take him and cut him out in little stars, And he will make the face of heaven so fine That all the world will be in love with night, And pay no worship to the "?

(3.2.21-5), Juliet

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This is Juliet's soliloquy where she wants the night to come so Romeo will visit. In this line, Juliet says that, if she should die, the stars will make a constellation of Romeo's face. People would fall in love with this constellation and not want daylight to come.