" "I do not need anyone's permission to feel glorious" She said, twirling around.She paused, crossed her arms and hunched her shoulders, as if protecting herself from cold. "It's the one thing I have for myself now." she said bitterly.
This quote is something I can imagine Kate saying to the men who say they would not dare to marry her. This is because in the play it is revealed that she does not care that she has no suitors. Kate is not interested in changing her ways to please a man or anyone for that matter. She is head strong and is not looking to alter her personality for anything or anyone.