You shall live if you can answer me: What is the thing that women most desire? To keep your life
What thing is the thing that women wanted most?
My Liege and Lady, in general, A woman wants the self-same sovereignty over her husband as over her lover, and master him; he must not be above her. That is your greatest, whether you kill or spare me; please yourself. i wait your will.
Alas! Old lady, by the lord I know indeed that such was my behest, but for god's love think of a new request.
Before this court I ask you then, sir knight, To keep your word and take me as your wife