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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 Dramatic Works of David Garrick: To which is Prefixed a Life of the Author - Page 300
by David Garrick - 1798 - 823 pages
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English Literature for AQA A

Tony Childs, Jackie Moore - 2000 - 174 pages
...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, thy life, thy keeper, Thy...thy sovereign; one that cares for thee, And for thy maintenance commits his body To painful labour both by sea and land, To watch the night in storms,...
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Man and Wife in America: A History

Hendrik Hartog - 2002 - 416 pages
...of Katherine, the former shrew lectures her flighty sister on why a wife ought to obey her husband: Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy...thy sovereign; one that cares for thee, And for thy maintenance commits his body To painful labour both by sea and land, To watch the night in storms,...
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The Taming of the Shrew

William Shakespeare - 2000 - 113 pages
...of beauty, And while it is so, none so dry or thirsty no Will deign to sip or touch one drop of it. Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy head, thy sovereign; one that cares for thee 153 And for thy maintenance; commits his body To painful labor both by sea and land, To watch the night...
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Shakespeare's Dramatic Genres

Lawrence Danson, Lawrence (Professor of English Danson, Professor of English Princeton University) - 2000 - 160 pages
...triumphs over the other women and astonishes all the men. Her acceptance of an institution in which 'Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, | Thy head, thy sovereign' (5. 2. 151-2) may be degrading from a modern perspective; equality of the sexes this certainly is not....
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Shakespeare: la invención de lo humano

Harold Bloom - 2001 - 734 pages
...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, thy life, thy keeper, /Thy...thy sovereign; one that cares for thee, /And for thy maintenance; commits his body /To painful labour both by sea and land, / To watch the night in storms,...
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The Culture of Playgoing in Shakespeare's England: A Collaborative Debate

Anthony B. Dawson, Paul Yachnin, ul Yachnin - 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...thy sovereign; 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,...
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The Cambridge Companion to Shakespeare

Ed. de Grazia - 2001 - 328 pages
...acquiesce, as she instructs other women - \\ hether seriously or ironically - to welcome their subservience: Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy...thy sovereign, one that cares for thee, And for thy maintenance commits his body To painful labour both by sea and land, To watch the night in storms,...
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Individualist Feminism of the Nineteenth Century: Collected Writings and ...

Wendy McElroy - 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...thy sovereign; 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,...
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The Plays of Shakespeare: A Thematic Guide

Victor L. Cahn - 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...thy sovereign; 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,...
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The Taming of the Shrew

Jennifer Mulherin - 2001 - 32 pages
...nothing to say except, 'Why, there's a wench! Come on, and kiss me, Kate.' Kate's view of marriage Thy husband is thy lord, thy life, thy keeper, Thy...thy sovereign: one that cares for thee, And for thy maintenance; commits his body To painful labour both by sea and land, To watch the night in storms,...
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