| Quote #7
KING: Now, at the latest minute of the hour,
Displaying that caution that will probably make her a good queen, the Princess asks the King not to rush things.
| Quote #8
PRINCESS OF FRANCE: go with speed
The Princess now forwards the argument proposed by Berowne in the very first scene – all things in good time. Time will prove the King's devotion.
| Quote #9
BEROWNE: A twelvemonth? Well, befall what will befall,
Berowne makes this vow to Rosaline easily and quickly – such a contrast to the unwilling acquiescence in Act 1.