Study Guide

All's Well That Ends Well Act 2, Scene 2

By William Shakespeare

Act 2, Scene 2

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  • Back in Roussillon, the countess lets Lavatch clown around for a while before she sends him to deliver a message to Helen in Paris.
  • Before heading off to Paris, Lavatch manages to crack a ton of jokes about the following: sex, butts, STDs, and prostitutes.
  • (Yeah. All's Well That Ends Well is one of the most sexually-charged plays we've ever read.)