The Tempest Act 3 – Key Quotations

I am your wife, if you will marry me III.i.85 Miranda to Ferdinand, when he is carrying logs
The very instant that I saw you, did my heart fly to your service, there resides to make me slave to it, and for your sake am I this patient log-man. III.i.66-69 Ferdinand to Miranda, when she tells him to rest from carrying logs
I’ll be your servant whether you will or no. III.i.87-88 Miranda to Ferdinand, after proposing
So glad of this as they I cannot be, who are surprised with all, but my rejoicing at nothing can be more. III.i.95-96 Prospero (soliloquey), after Miranda and Ferdinand become engaged
She will become thy bed, I warrant, and bring thee forth brave brood. III.ii.97-98 Caliban to Stephano, about Miranda
Monster, I will kill this man. III.ii.99 Stephano to Caliban, agreeing to depose Prospero
Remember to possess his books; for without them he’s but a sot as I am… III.ii.83-85 Caliban to Stephano, about Prospero
Thought is free III.ii.116 Stephano and Trinculo, singing
You are three men of sin…III.iii.53 Ariel to Alonso, Sebastian and Antonio
Their great guilt, like poison given to work a great time after, now ‘gins to bite the spirits. III.iii.105-108 Gonzalo, about Alonso, Sebastian and Antonio, after Ariel speaks to them as a harpy

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