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The Canterbury Tales: The Wife of Bath's Tale

The Canterbury Tales: The Wife of Bath's Tale


by Geoffrey Chaucer

The Canterbury Tales: The Wife of Bath's Tale: That’s Not My Hag, Baby True or False

1. What will happen to the knight if he does not discover what women most desire within one year? -> He will be beheaded
2. Why does the knight have trouble in his quest? -> Because no two women seem able to agree on the answer
3. Who replaces twenty-four fairies? -> A wizard
4. What does the hag tell the knight? -> That women desire to be spared varicose veins
5. What must the knight do for the hag? -> Marry her