From 11:00PM PDT on Friday, July 1 until 5:00AM PDT on Saturday, July 2, the Shmoop engineering elves will be making tweaks and improvements to the site. That means Shmoop will be unavailable for use during that time. Thanks for your patience!
We have changed our privacy policy. In addition, we use cookies on our website for various purposes. By continuing on our website, you consent to our use of cookies. You can learn about our practices by reading our privacy policy.
© 2016 Shmoop University, Inc. All rights reserved.

All's Well That Ends Well Gender Quotes

How we cite our quotes: (Act.Scene.Line)

Quote #10

HELEN
In everything I wait upon his will. (2.4.56)

Ugh. Is Helen taking this whole "obedient wife" routine too far? Does her willingness to act like her husband's doormat undermine all of her character's strong qualities (her ingenuity, boldness, and willingness to take risks)? What do you think?

People who Shmooped this also Shmooped...

Advertisement