Day: 11/04/2019

No longer venturing to refuse, he sent a grateful answer back that he would very willingly attend. And having heard tidings of Messer Stricca’s d...

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Galgano part 4

The moment the latter had turned his back, our poor lover began to upbraid himself bitterly for not availing himself of the invitation, exclaiming,...

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Galgano part 3

A prey to the excessive cruelty and indifference of one dearer to him than his own life, who neither noticed nor listened to him, he still followed...

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Galgano part 2

Ser Giovanni (Flourished about 1380)

This writer was called simply Ser Giovanni II Fiorentino, the Florentine. Very little is known abo...

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Galgano part 1

Frangois Rabelais (149-?-1553)

Rabelais was born at Chinon in Touraine during the last years of the Fifteenth Century. He studied medic...

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He who Married a Dumb Wife

The wolf began to run as fast as he could, taking the nearest way, and the little girl went by that farthest about, diverting herself in gath­erin...

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Little Red Riding-Hood part 2