Love's Labour's Lost
Love's Labour's Lost Women and Femininity Quotes
How we cite our quotes: Citations follow this format: (Act.Scene.Line)
PRINCESS OF FRANCE: No, to the death, we will not move a foot,
Nor to their penn'd speech render we no grace;
But while 'tis spoke each turn away her face. (5.2.50)
The Princess has a strong understanding of the attractive power of playing coy.
BOYET: Why, that contempt will kill the speaker's heart,
And quite divorce his memory from his part. (5.2.51)
Boyet takes the side of the men, urging the women not to be too harsh.