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Unformatted text preview: Hospitality Authority Money Holy writ Papal bowls (balls?/written church doc) Why is he called upon to tell a moral tale? His morality v. the group’s morality v. church morality Justifying receiving indulgences from him? Attacks friars…in intro Why? Lot-inspired pun Whole tale telling contest Draw straws Host-angry 654-pleye 827-pleye 3 rioters=3 estates Decameron Tale telling-in face of death? Prioress Why jew in privy Further condemnation Over the top-pushing limits-like her tale Christ figure-child-christ figure *548 song explanation needed for child Does prioress know what she is speaking...
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- Spring '07
- Tone, wax, estates Decameron Tale, Sexual ambiguity Deviant, old money tensions, Holy writ Papal