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The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

The Canterbury Tales: General Prologue & Frame Story

by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Squire Timeline and Summary

  • The Squire is the second pilgrim Chaucer introduces in the General Prologue.
  • He tells his tale eleventh, after the Merchant and before the Franklin.
  • The Franklin interrupts the Squire's tale to praise him for being everything a young man ought to be.

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