LEONATO O fate, take maybe not aside thy heavier hands.
Demise is the fairest cover on her embarrassment That may be wished-for.
(The dads who want their unique daughters dead in Shakespeareaˆ™s performs include thick on the floor: Capulet, Egeus, Leonato, Lear, Cymbeline, Leontes, to mention a few.)
Through intervention of Friar Francis and Benedick, Leonato is calmed down and forced to consider Heroaˆ™s predicament. She is likely to be informing the facts. Might point out that she’s dead. She’ll retire to a nunnery, where she’ll spend the remainder of this lady weeks when they usually do not get the reason behind Claudioaˆ™s accusations.