Parolles Timeline and Summary
- 1.1: Paroles talks dirty to Helen and tries to convince her to lose her virginity.
- 1:1: He tags along with Bertram to the king's court in Paris.
- 2.3: Paroles argues with Lafeu about whether or not Helen is good enough for Bertram. Paroles claims that he would totally beat up Lafeu if the guy weren't so old.
- 2.3: Always the instigator, Paroles encourages Bertram to ditch his wife and run away to Italy.
- 3.5: We find out that Paroles has been trying to convince Diana to have an affair with Bertram.
- 3.6: Bertram's pals dare Paroles to go to the battlefield to retrieve his lost drum.
- 4.1: He quickly gets captured by some men pretending to be enemy soldiers.
- 4.3: Without hesitation, Paroles betrays his friends and the Florentine army in exchange for his life. He's then disowned by his friends, including Bertram.
- 5.2: Paroles shows up in Roussillon as a friendless beggar.
- 5.3: He acts as a witness against Bertram and rats out his old friend for trying to seduce Diana.