Taming of the shrew

About Him

Petruchio is a wealthy bachelor who is on the look for a rich wife. When he hears about Katherine Minola he agrees to marry her despite of her reputation as a shrew. You see, Petruchio sees himself as the ultimate shrew taming champion he even tutors other men on how to get their wives in line. Elizabethans were really worked up about all the shrewish wives running around making their husbands look like wimps.

loves money

Petruchio not a hard one to figure out in fact he a pretty honest throughout the play. He the only guy who admits that he loves money more than anything else.

I could do without you | Katarina & petruchio: The taming of the shrew.