The Canterbury Tales: The Wife of Bath's Tale
by Geoffrey Chaucer
The Canterbury Tales: The Wife of Bath's Tale Questions
Bring on the tough stuff - there’s not just one right answer.
- Does the knight's punishment in "The Wife of Bath's Tale" fit his crime? Why or why not? Is it a severe enough punishment, given the gravity of the crime he has committed?
- Why does the knight's wife yield sovereignty back to him after he has given it to her?