Never-Ending Book Quiz
Why does the scholar tell the carpenter that the world is about to be flooded? The Miller's Tale, The Canterbury Tales
Choose the correct answer:He genuinely believes this. He wants to trick the carpenter to sleeping in a wooden tub on the ceiling. In this way, the scholar can have more prolonged encounters with the carpenter's wife. He is simply trying to make the carpenter look like a fool. His study of astronomy has driven him insane.
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