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The Wife of Bath's Tale
Updated: 4/17/2020
The Wife of Bath's Tale
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Storyboard Text

  • In twelve months and one day, find out and tell us what women most desire.
  • What do women most desire?
  • One day, a young man was riding along a river when he saw a maiden and was overcome by his lust.
  • I will tell you if you agree to do what I tell you.
  • Outrage over the Knight's crime led him to be sentenced to death. However, the Queen was willing to let him go under one condition.
  • Now you must take me as your wife.
  • Women want control over their husbands and lovers.
  • The knight spent the year traveling across the country, asking his question. However, no one was able to agree on the best answer.
  • I can be old and faithful or young but not.
  • You decide.
  • On the final day, the knight came across an old woman who was willing to tell him the answer.
  • The knight gave the old lady's answer and it was accepted by the queen. However, the he was forced to marry the old lady.
  • Seeing the knight's unhappiness, the old lady gave the knight two options. When he let her choose, she became young and faithful and they lived happily ever after.
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