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" Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy head, thy sovereign; one that cares for thee, And for thy maintenance commits his body To painful labour both by sea and land... "
The Works of Shakespeare: In Eight Volumes. Collated with the Oldest Copies ... - Page 427
by William Shakespeare - 1740
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Individualist Feminism of the Nineteenth Century: Collected Writings and ...

Wendy McElroy - Social Science - 2001 - 208 pages
...who ever dare. And Katharina endorses what her husband says when she thus lectures rebellious wives: Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy...And for thy maintenance: commits his body To painful labor, both by sea and land; To watch the night in storms, the day in cold, While thou liest warm at...
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The Plays of Shakespeare: A Thematic Guide

Victor L. Cahn - Drama - 2001 - 361 pages
...in this play, may be found as Katherine speaks before the assemblage at the final wedding banquet: Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy...And for thy maintenance; commits his body To painful labor, both by sea and land: To watch the night in storms, the day in cold, Whilst thou li'st warm...
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The Culture of Playgoing in Shakespeare's England: A Collaborative Debate

Anthony B. Dawson, Paul Yachnin, ul Yachnin - Drama - 2001 - 215 pages
...well-being that she is enjoying - the feeling of being cared for, being made warm, secure, and comfortable: Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy...And for thy maintenance; commits his body To painful labor, both by sea and land; To watch the night in storms, the day in cold, Whilst thou li'st warm...
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Texts and Contexts: Introducing Literature and Language Study

Adrian Beard - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 165 pages
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Elizabeth

Alexander Walker - Biography & Autobiography - 2001 - 449 pages
...from it. Accordingly, she pronounced Kate's act of submission to her lord Petruchio as if she meant it: 'Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper...Thy head, thy sovereign, one that cares for thee.' It was like the communiques she had been issuing to the press over four marriages, though perhaps better...
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A History Of The Wife

Marilyn Yalom - Family & Relationships - 2009 - 464 pages
...selfless "Griselda" model, she goes so far as to make the followmg declaration to the two other women. Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy head, thy sovereign — one that cares for thee, 1 am ashamed that women are so simple To offer war where they should kneel for peace, Or seek for rule,...
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Vagrancy, Homelessness, and English Renaissance Literature

Linda Woodbridge - Literary Criticism - 2001 - 338 pages
...Katharina's lecture to fellow housewives in Shakespeare's Taming of the Shrew: Thy husband is ... . . . one that cares for thee, And for thy maintenance commits his body To painful labor both by sea and land, To watch the night in storms, the day in cold, Whilst thou liest warm at...
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William Shakespeare: The Complete Works

William Shakespeare - Literary Collections - 1989 - 1280 pages
...ill-seeming, thick, bereft of beauty; And while it is so, none so dry or thirsty Will deign to sip, ase sea and land, To watch the night in storms, the day in cold, Whilst thou liest warm at home, secure...
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The Wisdom of Shakespeare

William Shakespeare - Political Science - 2002 - 228 pages
...ill-seeming, thick, bereft of beauty; And while it is so, none so dry or thirsty Will deign to sip or touch one drop of it. Thy husband is thy lord,...maintenance commits his body To painful labour both by sea and land; To watch the night in storms, the day in cold, Whilst thou li'st warm at home, secure...
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The Taming of the Shrew

William Shakespeare - Study Aids - 2002 - 72 pages
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