Queen Aggravain is the ruler of the kingdom (since her husband the
Start: Well then how can you say such a thing, I want you to get married, how many times have I said to you I want you to get married.
End: And that is what you want, isn’t it? Someone like me? Of course you do. Oh God if I were only twenty years younger...Just remember this, you trust me.
For full extended monologue, please refer to clips or the script edition cited here:
Jay Thompson, Marshall Barer, and Dean Fuller, Once Upon A Mattress. Rodgers and Hammerstein Theatricals, 1959, pp. 9-10.
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