Katherine Howard Quotes in The Private Life of Henry VIII. (1933)


Katherine Howard Quotes:

  • Katherine Howard: Who's there?

    King Henry VIII: Henry.

    Katherine Howard: Henry who?

    King Henry VIII: The King.

    Katherine Howard: Oh, the King, not the man.

    King Henry VIII: Unlock the door.

    Katherine Howard: Isn't it rather late for a maid to unlock her door to a... man?

    King Henry VIII: On, come on, unlock the door.

    Katherine Howard: Is that a command?

    King Henry VIII: Yes.

    Katherine Howard: To the King, then, not the man.

    [lets him in and kneels]

    King Henry VIII: Don't do that. I'm leaving me crown outside.

    Katherine Howard: You've left it outside with my reputation, sire.

    King Henry VIII: No one saw me, Katherine, I swear. Can't you forget the King and forget the crown, forget everything... you told me once I was a man, uh? What do you say if I'm not the King?

    Katherine Howard: Get out of my room!

    King Henry VIII: What? Whyyy...

    Katherine Howard: That's what I *would* say, if you were not the King. Since you are the King, I expect your command.

    King Henry VIII: Command? It's a poor thing to command in love.

    Katherine Howard: Love? Who is in love?

    King Henry VIII: I am, with you.

    Katherine Howard: Love eternal, since yesterday afternoon, until tomorrow morning?

    King Henry VIII: When I say love, I mean love.

  • Thomas Culpeper: I never should have come, Kate. We can't go on like this.

    Katherine Howard: I know, it's dreadful, seeing each other every day and never being alone together...

    Thomas Culpeper: Oh, it's not that, it's... it's being torn in half between you and the King.

    Katherine Howard: But, Tom, we belong to each other!

    Thomas Culpeper: No. We belong to him.

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