12 John tells the story of the flood However Nicholas and Absalon deny the

12 john tells the story of the flood however nicholas

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12. John tells the story of the flood. However, Nicholas and Absalon deny the story and claim that John is mad. The townspeople laughed at John because of his stupidity to believe that a flood was coming. They also laughed because they thought that everyone got the punishment they deserved. Give 2 comparisons/2 contrasts of love in The Knight's Tale/The Miller's Tale The Knight’s Tale and the Miller’s tale both have a common theme of love however are different.
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Both stories involve complicated love triangles between the characters and a basic theme of love in general. For instance, in the Knight’s Tale, Palamon and Arcite are entangled in a love triangle with Emily: which whom they love and battle for. In the Miller’s Tale, Absalon and Nicholas are also in a love triangle with Alison: which whom they both love too. Another similarity in both tales is the idea of love at first sight. Palamon and Arcite both experience falling in love at first sight with Emily. When Palamon first lays eyes on Emily, he realizes that he may never be able to marry her and moaned of heartache. Later Arcite professes his love in a similar manner. On the other hand, Nicholas experiences the same kind of love when he first meets John’s wife (Alison). Him and Alison had an immediate connection that he experiences strongly. Even
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