there was two sisters one of which was named Bianca and was nice and pretty and every one wanted to marry her the other named Kathrine who had bad temper and none wanted to marry her. but people could not marry Bianca until Kathrine was married. so they found someone named petricio who to their surprise would marry Kathrine and he did.
after they married petricio made Katherine skip dinner and started treating her how she treats everyone else and yelled at servants to show how bad katethrine looked while she yelled at people. they then went to biancas and lucentios wedding.
at biancas wedding petricio, lucentioand others had a bet that their wife would come befor anyone elses but to there surprise it was only katethrine who came to petricio and got extra money for making katerine nicer and kinder and even brought the other wives with her almost shaming the other men. there fore the shrew was tamed